Lisandro Rivas

Lisandro Rivas, age 94, of Charlotte, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2016 in San Antonio.  He was born to Luis and Encarnacion (Trevino) Rivas in Charlotte.

He is survived by his sons, Luis A. Rivas and wife Doloris of San Antonio, Felix Rivas and wife Oralia of San Antonio, and Rafael Rivas and wife Maria of Charlotte and daughters, Juanita Hanko and husband Mike of San Antonio, and Yolanda Carrera of Hondo, partner Josie Ramos

Lisandro is also survived by one brother, five sisters and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Antonia “Aurora” Rivas; son, Alfredo Rivas, and  “Margarita” and Margarita Galvan.

Visitation was held at Hurley Funeral Home Chapel, Pleasanton, from 2 – 9 p.m., Thursday, November 17, 2016 with a rosary  recited at 7 p.m. There was a procession from the funeral home to the church that departed at 9 a.m.  A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Charlotte at 10 a.m., Friday, November 18, 2016.  Interment followed at Charlotte Community Cemetery.  

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