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Odilia R. Carrales


Odilia R. Carrales, 86, of Bandera, passed away on Monday, Sept. 16, in Bandera. She was born in San Diego, Texas, on June 4, 1927, to Leopoldo and Masedonia Resendez. Odilia married Jose P. Carrales on July 1, 1944, in San Diego.
Odilia is survived by her children, Joe I. Carrales and Alma; Anita A. Evans and Al; Andy Carrales; Brenda Carrales and Hector; and Robert Carrales and Barbara; grandchildren, Veronica Elder, Michael Carrales, Erica Drake, Christopher De Leon, Paul Carrales, Matthew De Leon, JoJo Carrales, Faren Carrales, Lisa Carrales and Samantha Carrales-Trejo; and great-grandchildren, Raylee Elder, Kylee Elder, Cheyenne De Leon, Malia De Leon, Alyssa De Leon, Kyra De Leon, Bradin Carrales, Reagan Drake and Adlynn Carrales.
She was predeceased by her husband, Jose P. Carrales, and son John L. Carrales.
Funeral services will be held at 10 am, Thursday, Sept. 19, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church with Father Steven Wiera of San Antonio officiating. Burial will follow at the Old Catholic Cemtery.
Pallbearers include Bradin Carrales, Christopher De Leon, Matthew De Leon, JoJo Carrales, Paul Carrales, Tony Cruz and Darrell Elder.
The family wishes to extend sincere thanks to Dr. Francisco Barrera and staff, Tri-County and Odyssey Hospice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Bandera.