June 12, 1933 – April 24, 2013
Selma Montes, 79, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. She was born on June 12, 1933 in Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. She was a resident of El Paso for 68 years. Selma was a dedicated volunteer at the Elks Lodge, sang in the church choir, and was a substitute teacher. She loved being with her family, dancing, singing, and painting. She is survived by her husband Ezequiel, her children Rosemary (Ric), Mary, Zeke (Sharon), Sandy (Bernie), and David (Marty), grandchildren Anna, Sara, Adam, Jacob, Luke, Cassidy, and Zane and brother Miguel Hidalgo, sister Gloria Rios, sister Minerva Grado, and brother Manuel Marrufo. Visitation will be from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM with Rosary beginning at 7:00 PM, Sunday April 28, 2013 at Martin Central Funeral Home, 3839 Montana Ave, El Paso, TX, 79903. Funeral Mass will be held Monday April 29, 2013, at 1:00 PM at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Restlawn Cemetery, 8700 Dyer, El Paso, TX. Memorial donations may be sent to your favorite charity. Services entrusted to Martin Funeral Home Central 3839 Montana Ave. El Paso Texas 79903 915 566-3955
- Visitation Sunday, April 28, 2013
- Rosary Sunday, April 28, 2013
- Funeral Service Monday, April 29, 2013
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Jon and Kathy Hackler
May 6, 2013
Rosemary, we are very sorry for your loss. May you and your family feel God's comfort at this time of sadness.
Don and Mary Killough
May 1, 2013
We are so very sorry to hear of her passing.Thoughts and prayers to the family. She was a very sweet lady.
May 1, 2013
My deepest condolences to the Montes Family during this time of great loss. Mrs. Montes was always so sweet and loving to me . . . she was a joy to visit and I'll never forget her smiling eyes, great smile and wonderful hugs . . . Her spirit of fun, laughter and love will always live on in the beautiful family that she left on earth as she made her way to be with the Lord!
lilian (Lopez) Gomez
April 30, 2013
Knew Selma since I was 10 years old. From St.Josephs choir. My condolences to the Montes Family.