Oralia S. Rivas, 86, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014.
She was born on April 8, 1928 in Los Ebanos. Mrs. Rivas held bachelor’s and master’s degrees in education, taught in the classroom and worked at Region One during her career.
Survivors include her children, Roel Rivas, Aaron J. Rivas, George Rivas and Pamela Rivas; siblings, Dahlia Ochoa, Fausto Salinas, Cristela Reyna, Azucena Gonzalez and Romeo Salinas; and 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ines G. Rivas; son, Inez G. Rivas Jr.; parents, Pedro and Herminia Salinas; and brother, Amando Salinas
A funeral mass will be held on Monday, Sept. 29, at 2 p.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Los Ebanos. Interment will follow at Los Ebanos Cemetery.