Catalina (Felix) Murillo, passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2018 in Joplin, Missouri.
She was born April 30, 1932 in Mexico, to Porfirio Felix and Paula Aquilar. She married Antonio Murillo in Mexico, and were married for 63 years before his death in 2011. They lived in the Columbus area for about 40 years together, and she raised their family here, as a homemaker.
Catalina was a member of Center Christian Church and loved sewing; especially doing upholstery work at the business that she and Antonio owned and operated- Continental Upholstery, in Columbus.
Surviving Catalina are twelve children: Oscar Murillo, Alicia Jasso, Betsy Valle, Laura Mendoza, Carmen Murillo, Catalina Gutierrez, Marcos Murillo, Fransisco Murillo, Tony Murillo, Juanita Murillo, Osvaldo Murillo, and Luis Murillo; 37 grandchildren, and 49 great grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, January 2, 1019 at Derfelt Funeral Home Chapel in Columbus, KS. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 PM, and the funeral service will immediately follow at 2:00. Pallbearers serving will be: Hector Valle, Francisco Murillo, Rene Gutierrez, Juan Murillo, Abraham Murillo, and Joel Gamboa. Burial will be in Park Cemetery in Columbus, KS.