Amelia Riojaz – July 18, 2014

Amelia Riojaz, 64, of Hereford, died in Amarillo on Friday, July 18, 2014.

Service of remembrance will be at 7:00 P.M. on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel,Riojaz obit photo2800 Paramount Blvd.  Celebration of Life Services will be at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Trinity Fellowship Church West Sanctuary with John Love officiating.  Burial will be at Llano Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.

Amelia was born on January 30, 1950 in Marathon, Texas to Severiano and Maria Riojaz.  She was a homemaker who loved her family.  Amelia lived life full of joy and laughter.

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Crystal Silva; two sisters, Elena Baiza, Margaret Segura; and a brother, Manuel Riojaz.

She is survived by four sons, Esrael Silva and wife Becky of Hereford, Gilbert Silva and wife Ophelia of Amarillo, Nick Prieto Jr. and wife Monica of Amarillo, Dimas Beltran Jr. of Ft.Worth; a daughter, Amanda Snyder and husband Mark of Odessa; two brothers, Eliseo Riojaz of Port Arthur and Joe Luis Riojaz of Hereford; four sisters, Lidia Alvarez of Midland, Chonita Baiza of Ft. Stockton, Irene Rodriguez of Midland, Oralia Perez of Hereford; eleven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

4 Responses to “Amelia Riojaz – July 18, 2014”

  1. Yolanda & Alfonso Beltran says:

    Our Most sincere condolences to the Riojaz family, Esrael,Gilbert,Nick, Amanda & JR. and Familys.
    Our Prayers are with you All in this difficult time. We will Cherish the special moments we shared with her. God Bless you.

  2. Tom and Nancy George says:

    Sorry for the loss of your mother. All of the Riojaz’s family are in our prayers and thoughts.

    Tom and Nancy George and family
    Hereford,Texas

  3. Angie Barrientos Flores says:

    Dimas I’m so sorry for the loss of your mothers, she had a big heart and was a beautiful lady. She will be truly missed, my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

  4. Viola M. Rodriquez says:

    Prayers for family, Amelia was our neighbor back during 60’s along with her mom, sisters, bro, in McCamey. Very pretty lady indeed… God bless her family….FRED ND LILLY MARTINEZ ND FAMILY…

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