Celedonia A. Robles, 93, of Granger died on Saturday, July 24, 2010, at her home in Granger.

She was born June 6, 1917 in Brownsville, Texas to Celedonio and Rita Alvarez.

On Jan. 15, 1938 she married Refugio Robles.

She is survived by two sons, Romy Robles and Robert Robles; seven daughters, Olivia Perez, Camelina Rodriguez, Mary Partida, Janie R. Salinas, Carmen Leal, Lupe Ruelas and Susy Valenzuela; 40 grandchildren; 99 great-grandchildren; and 27 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Rosie Gomez and Gigi Gatica; and two sisters-in-law, Consuelo Alvarez and Juanita Gonzales.

She was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers; and five sisters.

Viewing and visitation will be held Wednesday, July 28, 2010, from 3 to 8 p.m., with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, July 29, 2010, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Granger, with burial to follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside.

Smith Funeral Home and Crematory in Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements.


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