Francisca Palacios Rodríguez died Sept. 24, 2019.
Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Oct. 1 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Lampasas, followed by a graveside service at 1 p.m. at Cook Walden Capital Parks Cemetery in Pflugerville.
Rosary was recited Sept. 30 at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas.
Francisca was born April 9, 1923 in La Estanzuela, Nuevo León, México to Felicitos and Rumualda Rodriguez.
She married Jose Lara Rodriguez in June 1947 in Monterrey, Mexico. In 1957, they left Monterrey and moved to Round Rock, Texas, where the family grew to 13 children.
Francisca was an active parishioner at St. William’s Catholic Church where she helped in various ministries. She was a homemaker with various other jobs and retired in 1990.
She and her husband moved to Lometa in 1993, where she spent the rest of her life and was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church.
Francisca was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, her four siblings and son-in-law Mitchell M. Martin.
She is survived by her children, Dora and husband Charles Nichols of Lometa, Maria and husband Mike Rogers of Round Rock, Jesse Rodriguez and wife Ninfa of Round Rock, Damaso Rodriguez and wife Carla of Victoria, Gloria Rodriguez Martin of Lometa, Jose Gumaro Rodriguez and wife Joyce of Round Rock, Raul Palacios Rodriguez of Monterrey, Mexico, Christina and husband Joey Button of The Hills, Maria and husband Mike Keefer of Rose Hill, Kansas, Robert Rodriguez and wife Teresa of Austin, Juanita and husband Jesus Gomez of Idabel, Oklahoma, Frederick Rodriguez of Round Rock and John Paul Rodriguez of Round Rock. Francisca also is survived by 27 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.