Juanita Rosa Sifuentes
September 9, 1962 - October 5, 2017
Mass of Christian Burial for Juanita Rosa Sifuentes, 55, a life-long Hereford resident will be celebrated Monday, October 9, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at La Iglesia de San Jose with Jose Ramon Molina, pastor, as celebrant. Interment will follow in West Park Cemetery, under the direction of Parkside Chapel Funeral Home. A Prayer Vigil will be held at 6:00 p.m. Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Parkside Chapel. Last viewing of Mrs. Sifuentes will be Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Mrs. Sifuentes passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 in Hereford at her home surrounded by her family.
Juanita Rosa Reyes was born September 9, 1962 in Weslaco, Texas to Luis Hernandez and Dominga Camacho Reyes. She attended school in Mercedes, Texas. She met and later married Lucio Sifuentes, Sr. on July 19, 1980 in Turkey, Texas. They moved to Hereford in 1980 and became members of La Iglesia de San Jose. Mrs. Sifuentes worked for Hereford Care from 1992 to 1994 and at Kings Manor from 1994 to 2004. She will forever be remembered as a great cook, loving, caring, and very strong mother, wife, and grandmother.
Mourning her loss are her husband; six sons, Lorenzo Sifuentes and wife Elizabeth, Natividad Sifuentes, Lucio Sifuentes and wife Crystal, Ruben Sifuentes and wife Mary all of Hereford, Erick Reyes and wife Liliana, Jesse Sifuentes and wife Rozal both of Pampa; three brothers, Alfredo Gonzales, Jr., Hilberto Gonzales, and Danny Castillo all of Amarillo; two sisters, Elida Gonzales and Rosa Gonzales of Delaware; and twenty-three grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Laura Sifuentes; one grandchild, Baby Angel; one brother, Joe Gonzales in 2013; and her step father, Alfredo Gonzales, Sr.
The family also suggests that memorials in Mrs. Sifuentes’ name be made to American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202.