Irine Villareal Alderete, of Seguin, Tx went to be with the Lord on Saturday Feb. 7th, 2015 at the age of 70, surrounded by her loved ones. She was born to Manuel Villareal Sr. and Margarita Villanueva on October 20, 1944.
She is preceded in death by her parents, as well as her Sisters, Margaret Rayos and Maria Hernandez.
Survivors include her Son, Candelario Ortiz Jr. and Daughters Jennifer Hovis and husband Todd, and Rachel Andrade and husband Bobby. Grandchildren: Jeremy Ortiz, Justin Sanders, Eric Duran, Raven Lopez, Bobby Andrade II, Isaac Andrade. Great Grandchildren: Jude-Ella and Adam Sanders. Siblings: Manuel Villareal and wife Pricila, Conrad Villareal and (Eleanor), Gloria Landin and husband Manuel, Mary Lou Juarez and husband Al, MaryAnn Hawkins and husband Henry, and Petra Mireles in addition to numerous extended family members.
She loved to sew and dance, serve others, spend time with her loved ones, laugh, travel, especially on cruises; and received many awards everywhere she worked. Irine was best known as an amazing cook who left everyone she knew with a full stomach and an even more full heart.
Visitation will be held at Palmer Mortuary and Cremations on Thursday, February 12, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 6:00 p.m.; followed by a Celebration of Life Service A Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church on Friday, February 13, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Cemetery.