OBITUARY

Santos G. Saenz

August 8, 1915April 27, 2021
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Santitos G. Saenz peacefully entered into eternal rest in Kingsville, Texas on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at the astonishing age of 105. She was born on August 8, 1915 to Victor Galindo Garza and Gregoria Vasquez Garza in Falfurrias, Texas. She married the love of her life, Lisandro Saenz, and together they raised three daughters in Falfurrias. She was not only a housewife but an Avon Representative and an amazing seamstress. She would make anything and everything from curtains to her daughter’s prom dresses. She occasionally would help at her sister’s Smart Dress Shop when they needed an extra hand. Santitos was a very faithful member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She participated with the Catholic Daughters, helped with the upkeep of the church and would donate food items for any fundraisers. She prayed her rosary daily and would always lift her hands to show praise to the Lord. Santitos was also an outstanding cook and her family would rave about her enchiladas and calabaza con pollo. She was a caregiver to say the least. She was, above all, a superb mother world revolved around her three daughters. Santitos was reunited in Heaven with her parents; her husband, Lisandro; daughter, Delia Saenz Nickerson; three sisters, Asuncion G. (Daniel) Villarreal, Leonor G. (Dr. R.K.) Brooks, Celia G. (Pedro, Sr.) Hinojosa; two brothers, Teodoro (Lisa) Garza, Ramiro Garza and nephew, Pete Hinojosa, Jr. She leaves behind two daughters, Margot (Mario) Delgado, Melinda (Dr. Tadeo) Reyna both of Kingsville, Texas; son-in-law, Carlos Romero of Kingsville; seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Due to the current ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, funeral services are private, however, the family is inviting friends and family to join them via live-stream at www.FunerariaDelAngelHWilliams.com or www.facebook.com/FDAHowardWilliams.

Funeral Service will be live-streamed on Friday, April 30, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.

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    Friday, April 30, 2021

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Gloria Chapa Montes

May 9, 2021

Melinda and family, my most heartfelt condolences on your mother’s passing. I passed by your house just a couple a weeks ago and remembered the times I spent with you and your family. She was always very welcoming and gracious.. May She Rest In Peace!

Gloria Chapa Montes

Joseph Vasquez

May 7, 2021

I remember people who had such a positive influence on my life. Santos was such a person. She was truly an angel.

natalie nickerson

April 28, 2021

I love you gramma & have missed you very very much. I thank God for such cherished & treasured memories that will never ever die.
thank you for all your love as you gave & gave so much to so many.
gramma, you were the epitome of what a gramma should be.
I know you will have many jewels on your crown.

I love you,
natalie

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