Cecilia C. Flores, 84, of Munday passed away surrounded by her family on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020. She was born Nov. 18, 1935 in La Villa de Acuna, Coahuila to Jose Eliseo and Dolores (Martinez) Castorena.
Her family was so important to her. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed working in the yard and had a beautiful bed of roses. Cooking for her family and keeping her grandchildren made her happy. She would always give her blessing when they would leave her side.
Celilia was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Miguel; sons Jose, Alfredo, and Gilbert Flores; grandchildren Cristina Flores and Trevor Tears; sisters Maria Elena Garcia, Margarita Hernandez, Maria Guadalupe Canalez and Beatriz Lara; brothers Glibert, Fidencio, Guadalupe, Ramon, Jesus and Jose Castorena.
She is survived by three sons Jesse Flores and wife Rosa, Agustin Castorena and wife Cheryl and Miguel Flores, Jr.; daughters Nora Casiano and husband Demi, Benita Flores and husband Tony, Lupe Bejar and husband Joe, Graciela Hermosillo and husband Jesse and Diana Flores; 40 grandchildren Augy, Lissa, Alex, Jeannie, Cecilia, Miguel III, Jesse, Griselda, Angel, Monica, Luis, Rosa, Mikey, Adrian, Jennifer, Jessica, Alfredo, Jose, Joann, Freddy, Juan, Joe, Sally, Albert, April, Demi, Eli, Gilbert, Isaac, Albert, Janie, Clarissa, Sasha, Amanda, Luie, Kelly, Edward, Jasmine, Nina and Myra; 55 great-grandchildren’ and also several nieces, nephews and other family members.
A rosary was held last Friday at the funeral home in Munday while the funeral mass at held Saturday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Rhineland. Interment followed in Johnson Memorial Cemetery under the direction of McCauley-Smith Funeral Home.