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Kristina Zertuche Alarcon

June 22, 1969 — March 10, 2022

It is with great sadness that…

On March 10, 2022, Kristina Zertuche Alarcon passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home surrounded by her three loving children after a courageous battle with cancer. She was a devoted mother who loved her kids fiercely and was immensely proud of them. Kristina a mother, daughter, sister, sister-in-law, and friend to so many will be remembered for her bravery and zest for life.

She is survived in death by her children; Gabriela (Alonso and Allegra González), Juan Carlos, and Francisco Alarcon, their father Juan Carlos Alarcon. Her beloved parents; Ramon and Violeta Zertuche; siblings, Violeta (Gil Rico), Selika (Daniel Salinas), and Ramon (Adriana) Zertuche II. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Thank you to all her dear friends and family for your kind and encouraging words during her brave journey. A special thank you to Matias De Llano for your love and dedication.

A memorial service will be held on March 14, 2022 at Hillside Funeral Home Chapel from 7:00 am to 10:00 a.m., followed by procession to San Martin de Porres Catholic Church. Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Services will conclude at the church.

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

Arrangements are under the direction of Hillside Funeral Home, 310 Hillside Rd., Laredo, Texas 78041.

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Monday, March 14, 2022

7:00 - 10:00 am (Central time)

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Memorial Service

Monday, March 14, 2022

Starts at 10:30 am (Central time)

San Martin de Porres Catholic Church

1704 Sandman St, Laredo, TX 78041

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