Leona M. Vargas

FALFURRIAS, Texas – Leona M. Vargas, 71, passed away June 6, 2014, in Kingsville, Texas.

She was preceded in death by: her parents, Clair R. Anderson and Mary E. Swigart Anderson; one son, Dean Edward Vargas; and two sisters, Ruth Anderson and Esther Anderson.

Surviving are: her husband, Gumecindo Vargas, of Falfurrias, Texas; one son, Jon Mark (Nickea) Vargas, of Yeagertown; one brother, Donald C. (Lucinda) Anderson, of Falfurrias, Texas; one sister, Thelma Defoy, of California; and three grandchildren, Austin D. Vargas, Garrett C. Vargas and Carianne E. Vargas.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at the Church of the Brethren of Falfurrias. After the service, burial will be in the Church of the Brethren Cemetery.

A private viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. June 10, 2014, at Alaniz Funeral Home of Falfurrias.

Alaniz Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.