Life Story for Catherine Reyes
Catarina (Cathy) Reyes, was born on March 18, 1933, in Thornton, Texas, to the parentage of Lazaro Castillo and Lupe Masiaz Castillo. She departed this life on May 1, 2017, after a short illness with Pneumonia.
She was preceded in death by Felix Reyes, her Husband of 40 years; her Mother and Father, Lazaro and Lupe Castillo. Her mother Lupe passed away when Cathy was only five years old. Other family members who preceded her in death were: Her brother, Juan Castillo, who passed away at the age of two years old; Sister, Lucita, who passed away at the age of eight months; Brothers, Juan Castillo (#2), and Domingo Castillo, Sister, Timotea Davila, Daughter, Janie Montez, and son-in law, Frank Cortez.
Cathy accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior and was baptized on November 25, 2001, along with her husband Felix. She was a long time faithful member of First Spanish Assembly of God Church (“La Primera”) of Dallas, Texas. Cathy was a housewife all her life, she loved to sew and make quilts. She also was a sports fan, loved the Dallas Cowboys, and enjoyed watching Golf.
Cathy is survived by:
Sons: Joe Montez and Wife Lisa; Fred Reyes and Wife, Leigh Ann;
Daughters: Anna McCullough and Husband, Elliott; Carmen Cortez and Husband Jose Martinez, Teresa Reyes and Husband Gilbert Jackson;
Grand-Children: Magdalena Virgen, Lori Montez, Joe Aaron Montez, Kristi Graves, Brandon McCullough, Max Cortez, Gary Cortez, Erika Jackson, Jessica Jackson, Elexia Garcia, Jacob Jackson, Joshua Reyes, Jaylinn Reyes and Cody Reyes;
Great Grand- Xavier Montez, Keshawn Ross, Felicia Ross, Jada Ross & Mia Ross, Children: Angelina Montez, Joe Daniel Montez, Christian Graves, Elissa Valadez, Nathaniel Jackson, Aubrey Jackson, Florabell Garcia and Isabelle Garcia;
Siblings: Lazaro Castillo, Jr., Paul Castillo, and Wife Rosa; Sister, Gloria and Husband, Arthur Garcia; and Sister, Tonia Castillo.
Other Family Members: Brother-in-Law, Raymond Reyes, and numerous Nieces and Nephews.