Guadalupe M. Vichareli, 92, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, April 15, 2021, in Fort Worth, Texas.
Lupita, as she was known to many, was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister-in-law, aunt, godmother, and friend. She always had a smile on her face and was eager to help those in need. She was a member along with her husband at the Fernando A. Salinas Community Center for 28 years. She was awarded a Lifetime Participant Award in recognition for her continuous participation in the Elderly Activity Program. Lupita was a good Christian woman who constantly prayed for all her loved ones. She was a full-time housewife who enjoyed cooking, dancing with her husband, going to the casinos, and visiting with her friends and family. She had an amazing memory and a very sweet tooth! For the last 7 years, she lived in Fort Worth with her daughter and grandchildren. The family has so many wonderful memories of her to cherish.
Mrs. Vichareli is preceded in death by her husband, Filemon Vichareli; parents, Manuel and Gumercinda Martinez; daughter, Irma Elsa Vichareli, and her brother, Roberto P. Martinez.
Left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Esmeralda Kruse (Anthony+); grandchildren, Reynaldo Vichareli Casas and Claudia Michelle Casas; and sister-in-law Sara P. Martinez. Mrs. Vichareli is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
A rosary will be recited on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. at the Hillside Funeral Home chapel. A visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. from Hillside Funeral Home to Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. A mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m.
Pallbearers will be Reynaldo Vichareli Casas, Jorge Gomez, Bernal Slight, Joe Garza, Roberto P. Martinez, Jr. and Ricardo Javier Guajardo, Jr.
Interment will follow to the family plot of the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.
Due to the COVID pandemic and everyone’s safety, the number of visitors will be limited. Please continue to wear a mask, practice social distancing, and honor the family from a distance. You may express your condolences to the family on our website at www.hillsidefuneral.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Hillside Funeral Home, 310 Hillside Rd., Laredo, Texas 78041.