LARNED — Baldomera (Mary) Del Hierro, 85, passed away April 2, 2018, at Diversicare of Larned. She was born Feb. 27, 1933, in Pawnee Rock, Kan., the daughter of Cirilo Lopez and Josefa Marquez Lemuz, living in Larned for the past 6 years, she moved from San Pedro, Calif. She was a very proud Air Force wife, living in several states in the U.S., Okinawa and Japan.
She was a devoted member of the Catholic Church. She was a caregiver for many, years she loved music, singing, family gatherings, crocheting, bingo and had a great sense of humor.
On April 19, 1952, she married Leo Roberto Del Hierro in Larned, Kan. He died July 11, 1993.
Survivors include, two sons, Leo Roberto Jr. and Mark Cecil Del Hierro, both of San Pedro, Calif.; three daughters, Diana (Pat) Kelly, Paso Robles, Calif., Mary Jean Del Hierro, San Pedro, Calif., Annette (Gilbert) Herrera, Rancho Pales Verdes, Calif.; three brothers, Tony (Linda) Lemuz and Isaac (Sherry) Lemuz, both of Larned, Kan., Bobby Lemuz, Rozel, Kan.; three sisters, Angela Rayla, Louise Pierce, Helen Asher, all of Great Bend, Kan.; two sisters-in-law, Dana Lemuz, Larned, Clara Lemuz, Topeka; 10 grandchildren, Crystal, Dino, David, Chris, Isaac, Sara, Gilbert, Brittany, Ryan, Joshua and six great grandchildren, Leah, Anthony, Cynthia, Jax, Johnny and Jimmy. She was preceded in death by four brothers, Laurence, Jesse, Frank, Gonsalo (Steve) Lemuz and a sister, Ramona Palleschi.
Vigil and rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday at Beckwith Mortuary, Larned. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Larned, with father Bernard Felix presiding. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at Beckwith Mortuary. Burial will be in the Larned Cemetery, Larned. Memorials may be sent to Kindred Hospice in care of Beckwith Mortuary, Box 477 Larned, KS 67550. Condolences may be left at www.beckwithmortuary.com.
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Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, April 6, 2018