Eleticia Vara Castillo (Reyna), 62, passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2019, with her family by her side at University Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. She was born December 18, 1956, in Ciudad Acuna, Coahuila, Mexico, to Maria de Jesus Castillo and Mercedes Vara. She attended school in Del Rio and later went on to obtain her GED and CNA certification. A lifelong resident of Del Rio, she dedicated herself to working very hard to provide for her two children; she cherished her family and friends. She was a great cook and enjoyed hosting Day of the Virgen de Guadalupe each year. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She will be deeply missed by many.
Eleticia (Lety) is survived by her partner, Teodoro (Lito) Reyna, Sr; her children, Juan Vara and wife Vicky of Cleburne, TX, Jessica Vara Coronado and husband Octavio of Del Rio, TX, and Teodoro (T.J.) Reyna, Jr. and wife Joann; seven grandchildren, Fabian, Diamond, Angel, O.J., Teddy, Giovani, and Kassandra. Her siblings include, Juan Manuel Vara, Mercedes Vara Jr. and wife Guille, Martha and husband Mike McQuillen, Sara Vara all of Texas, and Lucia Moulton of California. Other survivors include a host of cousins, nephews, nieces, aunts and uncles.
Lety was preceded in death by her parents, Mercedes Vara and Maria de Jesus Castillo, and by a sister, Maria de la Luz (February 8, 2019).
Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 5, 2019, from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. at Sunset Memorial Oaks Funeral Home.
A Mass of Christian Burial is pending for Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 11:00 A.M. at St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Interment will immediately follow at Sunset Memorial Oaks Cemetery.
Please visit our website at www.sunsetfuneralhomes.com and sign our online guestbook. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Sunset Memorial Oaks Funeral Home & Cemetery, 2020 Bedell Ave., Del Rio, Texas 78840 (830)778-2020.