OBITUARY

Erlinda Fernandez Ornelas

April 8, 1922November 12, 2012

Erlinda Fernandez Ornelas, 90, cherished mother and grandmother, passed from this life on Monday, November 12, 2012 in her home. Rosary was recited Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at Johnson’s Funeral Home Chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2pm Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with burial following in Calvary Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements are with Johnson’s Funeral Home. Her grandsons, David Cruz, Danny Cruz, Alex Cruz, Jason Montano, Oscar Ornelas and Matthew Elizondo, will attend Erlinda as pallbearers. Erlinda was born April 8, 1922 in San Angelo, TX to Damas and Francisca Martinez Fernandez. She married the love of her life, Jose Moran Ornelas, September 18, 1939. She dedicated her life to her family as a homemaker and was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Erlinda was preceded in death by her parents, her loving husband Jose, brother Santos Fernandez and grandson Anthony Ornelas. Survivors include son Joe Ornelas, Jr. and wife Shirley of Louisville, KY, daughter Olga Cruz and husband David of San Angelo, daughter Sylvia Montano-Ney and husband Brant, son Rick Ornelas and husband Jeff Pardue of San Angelo, daughter Linda Elizondo and husband Bobby of San Angelo, sisters Juana Martinez of San Diego, CA and Mary Gonzales of San Angelo, brothers Damas Fernandez and Sammy Fernandez of San Angelo; 11 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, 6 great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Although our hearts are sad, we will find comfort in knowing that you loved and were loved. You taught us well.

Services

  • Rosary Service Tuesday, November 13, 2012
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, November 14, 2012
REMEMBERING

Erlinda Fernandez Ornelas

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Lisa Dehnel

November 28, 2012

Ricky and family, I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. I wish you peace during these difficult times. My prayers are with you all.

Elodia Garza

November 15, 2012

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Elodia Garza

November 15, 2012

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Thelma and Douglas Rodriguez Jones

November 15, 2012

Our deepest condolences to the families. May God Bless you all.

November 15, 2012

Rick and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Love, Jo Ella

rosa serrano cedillo

November 15, 2012

Olga,Joe and family know this beautiful Lady is now heaven watching over those she loved.May the memories remain in your hearts forever.May the love of God give you all peace and comfort...

Zeke & Jessica Ramirez

November 15, 2012

Linda & Ricky May God bless you and your family and comfort you in this time of sorrow. Know that you are in our prayers.

Sylvia & Charlie Ramirez

November 14, 2012

Our prayers are with the family...she was such a sweet lady and her love of family was everything to her. May the good Lord bless and keep each of you.

olga alcala

November 14, 2012

To all of Erlindas family, I am so sorry for your loss, she was a beatiful lady, my condolences to all her family, QUE VALLA CON DIOS.

Oscar Gonzales

November 14, 2012

So sorry to hear about your Mom, God Bless you and your family.