Funeral mass for Elisa Aldama, 87, of Rockdale was held Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rockdale. Burial was in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale. Rev. Raymon Frayna of St. Joseph Catholic Church officiated.
Mrs. Aldama died Wednesday, Dec. 25, at Scott & White Hospital in Temple.
She was born June 14, 1926, in Rockdale to Aurelio M. and Guadalupe (Lorado) Castillo.
Mrs. Aldama lived all of her life in Rockdale.
She had worked as a nurse’s aide at Richards Memorial Hospital for 12 years and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rockdale.
On Sept. 20, 1964, she married Simon Aldama in Rockdale.
Mrs. Aldama was preceded in death by her husband, Simon, on June 7, 2007; a son, Simon John Aldama, on May 29, 1995; her parents; a brother, Pete Castillo; and a sister, Mary Montoya.
Survivors are a daughter, Lucy Llanas of Rockdale, and a sister, Conception Lopez of Rockdale; also, 11 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, P.O. Box 548, Rockdale, TX 76567.