MISSION – Eva G. Gaitan, 76, passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at Mission Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Gaitan was born on October 12, 1935 in Realitos.
Mrs. Gaitan is survived by her husband, Jesus Gaitan; children, Juan Antonio Gaitan, Esmeralda Ybarra, Jesus Gaitan Jr., Hilda Gaitan, Miriam Tijerina, and Gabino Gaitan; and 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Gabino Garcia and Celia Aguirre; and daughter, Rosalinda Hinojosa.
Visitation will be held Friday, May 4, from 1 to 9 p.m. with a rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. at Flores Funeral Home Memorial Chapel in Mission. The funeral mass will be held Saturday, May 5, at 9:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at San Jose Cemetery in Mission.