Rafaela Denis Larios, 69, of Hermiston, Oregon, passed away on Friday, October 2, 2015, in Richland, Washington.
Rafaela was born in El Naranjo, Jalisco, Mexico, on October 3, 1945.
Rafaela worked as a general laborer for: Smith Frozen Foods, Watermill Foods and AgriNorthwest for various years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, trips to Wildhorse, and gardening.
Rafaela is survived by 10 children: Esther Mendoza, Rosalba Mendoza, Guillermina Mendoza, Raul Mendoza, Jose Mendoza, Martha Lopez, Leticia Mendoza, Carmen Mendoza, Carlos Mendoza and Javier Mendoza; grandchildren
Maria, Rosa, Idelfonso, Jaime, Luz, Adriana, Rosita, Sergio, Ivan, Jazmin, Daniela, Edgar, Ulises, Sonia, David, Natalia, Ruben, Ismael, Susan, Josue, Genesis, Josue, Ilse, Salomon, Issaiah, Esmeralda, Xenia, Arianna, Daniel, Samara, Lili, Sophia and Ezequiel; and great-grandchildren Miguel, Ana, Jeriko, Alberto, Oscar, Osvaldo, Christian, Iziah, Jerimiah, Alexia, Gretel, Giselle, Geraldine, Juliana, Alejandra, Alessandra, Camila, Emanuel and Nicholas.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Burns Mortuary. The family of Rafaela Deniz wishes to thank all friends and family for their support.
Rosary will be held on Friday, October 9, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. at Burns Mortuary chapel, Hermiston, Oregon. Funeral mass will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2015, at 12:00 noon at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church, Hermiston, Oregon. Burial will follow at the Hermiston Cemetery, Hermiston, Oregon.
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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston, Oregon, is in care of arrangements.