Eva Maestas


HOLCOMB — Eva C. Maestas, 87, died Friday, July 12, 2013, at her home in Holcomb.

HOLCOMB — Eva C. Maestas, 87, died Friday, July 12, 2013, at her home in Holcomb.

She was born May 5, 1926, in Wagon Mound, N.M., to Alfredo and Annie Pino Montoya.

On July 18, 1948, she married Thomas Maestas in Raton, N.M. He died May 7, 1977, in Holcomb.

A resident of Holcomb since 1959, she was the owner of El Rancho Café in Holcomb.

She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church of Garden City.

Survivors include two daughters, Debbie Mader of Holcomb, and Nancy Mader and husband Rick of Holcomb; two daughters-in-law, Linda Maestas of Moore, Okla. and Debbie Maestas of Garden City; five sisters, Violet Marquez of Chandler, Ariz., Lucy Gomez and husband Albert Gomez of Garden City, Bernice Lucero and husband Levi of Grand Junction, Colo., Minnie Montes of Pueblo, Colo., and Betty Crispin and husband Nip of Pueblo; two brothers, Pat Gomez and wife Susie of Manzanola, Colo., and Rudy Gomez of Nashville, Tenn.; 11 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three sons, Alfred, Tommy and Ronnie Maestas; a grandson, Torry Maestas; and two brothers, Fernando and Gus Montoya.

Vigil and rosary services will be held at 7 p.m. today at St. Mary Catholic Church in Garden City.

The funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Catholic Church.

Friends may call from noon to 5 p.m. toay at the Price & Sons Funeral Home in Garden City.

Interment will be in the Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.

Memorials may be given to the Eva Maestas Memorial Fund, in care of Price & Sons Funeral Home of Garden City, 620 N. Main St., Garden City, KS 67846.

E-condolences may be sent to www.priceandsons.com

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