Christine Alcorta Reyes of Poteet passed away Monday, April 12, 2021, at the age of 91. She was born December 5, 1929, to Guadalupe and Maria Angelita (Peña) Alcorta in Poteet.

She is preceded in death by her husband Rafael H. Reyes, parents Guadalupe and Maria Alcorta, son Eugene Reyes and grandson Gene Anthony Leal.

Christine is survived by her sons Ralph Reyes and wife Alicia, Robert Reyes and wife Rebeca, and Patrick Reyes and wife Barbara; daughter Annabelle Lucas and husband James; nine grandchildren Rafael Reyes, III, Kimberly Slimane, Annabelle Statz Foley, Karla Reyes, Kristofer Reyes, Kaam Reyes, Patrick Reyes, Emily Reyes, and Danielle Reyes, along with eight great-grandchildren; sister Virginia Alvarado and her extended family Sasha Garcia and her staff, Lucy, Lynnette and Donna at Changing Seasons Assisted Living in Castroville.

A visitation will be Thursday, April 15, from 2-9 p.m. at the Hurley Funeral Home with a rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. The funeral Mass will be Friday, April 16, at 10 a.m. at St. Phillip Benizi Catholic Church in Poteet. Interment to follow services at the Reyes Family Cemetery in Poteet.

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We are asking that everyone wear a mask during the visitation, services, and burial.

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