MISSION – Carolina Vela Trevino, 84, passed away on April 30, 2015, at Mission Regional Medical Center. She was born in Mission and lived there all of her life.
She worked for Mission CISD for many years, serving as a migrant recruiter, loving her job immensely, taking such pride in her work until her retirement. She loved all, cared for all, and treated all with love and respect.
She is survived by her husband, Jesus ‘Chuy’ Trevino; and seven siblings, Inocenia “Chencha” Vela, Ramiro Vela, Reynaldo Vela, Raul Vela, Amparo Barbosa, Roberto Vela, Rogelio Vela.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bonifacio and Carolina Vela and sister Lydia Rodriguez.
A funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. today, May 4, 2015, at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Mission.