OBITUARY

Rosie E. Alonzo

August 19, 1927October 28, 2012

Rosie Alonzo, age 85, passed away Sunday, October 28th, 2012. Preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Alonzo. She is survived by her children; Rose Mary, Patricia, Rick and his wife Sylvia, Carol, Marie, Jorge and his wife Michelle. She cherished her 8 grandchildren; Annette, Andrew and his wife Nadia, Justin, Matthew, Collin, Aleesia, Luis, Danielle and great-grandchildren; Madelyn, Benjamin, and Valerie.

Our loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother was a founding parishioner of St. Phillip of Jesus Catholic Church. She had a strong faith and took great comfort in her novenas. She was also a member of the Young Senior Citizens group and The Old Timers group in the East End.

She enjoyed music, dancing, and gambling. She was an avid Houston Rockets and Texans fan. She was the life of the party and enjoyed nothing more than laughing and joking with friends and family.

According to her great granddaughter, Madelyn, she was a rainbow in her heart that lit up her day. From her youngest granddaughter; Danielle, she will always be in her heart and will love her forever.

A kind, generous, thoughtful, funny, loving, respectful, happy, amazing, happy-go-lucky mom, mother-in-law, and grandma will be greatly missed by everyone.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 from 6pm until 8pm with a rosary at 7pm in the Chapel of Heights Funeral Home. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 at 11am at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church 3600 Brinkman St. Houston, TX 77018. Rite of committal will be at 12:30pm at Forest Park Lawndale 6900 Lawndale St. Houston, TX 77023.

Services

  • Visitation and Rosary Tuesday, October 30, 2012
  • Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, October 31, 2012
  • Committal Service Wednesday, October 31, 2012
REMEMBERING

Rosie E. Alonzo

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Dorothy Rojas

November 22, 2012

My deepest condolence to the alonzo family Rosie you will be greatly missed,you have always been a true friend to me

JOE MORALES

November 21, 2012

MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE ALONZO FAMILY.TO ONE OF THOSE MOMS WHO WE REMEMBER AS ALWAYS BEING THERE FOR OUR MEMBERABLE FESTAS. YOU WILL BE MISSED IN OUR COMMUNITY AND IN OUR HEARTS.

Delia Montalvo

November 9, 2012

It is with great sorrow that I hear of Rosie's passing. She was a wonderful woman who loved everyone. I know my Dad (Alfonso "Chico" Montalvo loved her dearly as did her brothers. they are know united in Christ's name. My prayers are with your family.

Santos & Elida Rodriguez

November 8, 2012

So sorry to hear of Rosie's passing. We'll keep all the family in our prayers. She will be greatly missed. Love to all and blessings, Santos & Elida Rodriguez.

November 6, 2012

My heart was saddened when I read the email from Furr High School. Mrs. Alonzo was a very Special Mom in El Dorado. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you to help comfort you during a very difficult time. Kay Sue, Cheryl. and Daniel

Sara Cooper Hall

November 4, 2012

The Alonzo family is in my thoughts and prayers.
God bless.

November 3, 2012

Pat, so sorry for your loss. I have lost my mom also so I know the pain you now have in your heart. Stay strong and be comforted by knowing that she is now with Jesus.

Alice Barrera

November 3, 2012

Rosie, May you rest in peace! On earth you were the best cousin one could have. You made us feel so loved, especially with the hugs you would give us. Say hi to your cousin Rudy & Mom Clara! Love Alice Barrera

Roy & Pat Meza

November 2, 2012

Rick & Sylvia,

I'm so sorry to hear about your mother Our prayers are with you and your family.

Roy & Pat Meza

November 2, 2012

Dear Alonzo family - I am sadden by loss. But your mother is with our Lord and you will all be with her some day. Praying for your family during this sad time - Patricia Murphy Dickens - patricia.dickens@hp.com