Born: July 29, 1931
Died: March 16, 2012
Beatrice R. Berrelez, 80, was born and raised in Pearsall. She then married Alejos C. Berrelez and continued their life in Illinois. After her husband passed away, she moved to Victoria, Texas where she passed away on Friday 16, 2012. She was the oldest child of Julian V. Rios and Guadalupe Sambrano Rios and was born on July 29, 1931. She is survived by her children; Irene Martinez and husband Robert of San Antonio, Irma Cintron and husband Candelario of Waukesha, WI, Stella Mata and husband Alfred of Victoria; Armando Berrelez and wife Mary of Platine, IL, Anna Sampson and husband Dave of Kileen, Tx, Dan Berrelez and wife Sharon of Jonesborough, TN, and Bob Berrlez and wife Carlyn of Wauconda, IL. She is also survived by three brothers, two sisters, 18 granchildren and 22 great- grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, parents and grandson; Sean Randel Flores. Beatrice was a very special daughter, wife, mother, and grandmother. She will be truly missed as all memories of her will be truly cherished.
Rosary was held on Monday March 19th, 2012 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels, 7pm. Funeral mass was held on Tuesday March 20th, 2012 at the Immaculate heart of Mary Catholic Church, 10am. Interment followed at the Pearsall Catholic Cemetery East.