Elida C. Medina

April 15, 1932 - November 19, 2018
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Elida C. Medina, 86, entered into eternal rest, Monday, November 19, 2018.  Mrs. Medina is preceded in death by her; children, Rodrigo Ezequiel Medina, Ismael Medina, Matilde Medina and Miguel Angel Medina; parents, Mauricio Colchado and Ines F. Colchado;  and siblings, Jose Colchado and Genaro Colchado.

She is survived by her beloved husband of 63 years of marriage, Rodrigo Medina; daughter, Nora Gonzalez; grandchildren, Nancy Maldonado, Amanda Calderon, Violeta Valencia, Carolina Gonzalez, Guadalupe Gonzalez, Carlos P. Gonzalez, III, Maria Cristina Gonzalez; 18 great grandchildren; sisters, Maria Zarate and Christina Zarate; as well as nieces, nephews, other family members and friends that will greatly miss her.

Visitation will be held Friday, November 23, 2018 from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Nieto Funeral Home & Crematory, where a rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm.  Funeral Services will be Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Encinal, Texas.  Holy mass will be celebrated at 10:30 am.   Everyone will meet at the church.  Interment will follow immediately at the Encinal Cemetery.   Pallbearers will be:  Alfredo Rodriguez, Freddy Maldonado, Nancy Maldonado, Carolina Gonzalez, Steve Bentacourt and Arnulfo Benavides.

Funeral service arrangements are under the care of Nieto Funeral Home & Crematory, 802 Coke St. Laredo, TX 78040. Condolences can be expressed to the family online at www.nietofuneral.com.

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, November 23, 2018

Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Nieto Funeral Home and Crematory


802 Coke St
Laredo, TX 78040

Rosary 7:00pm

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018

Time: 10:30 am

Immaculate Heart of Mary Church


401 Santa Fe St,
Encinal, tx 78019

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Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018

Time: 11:30 am

Encinal Cemetery


Encinal , Texas

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Born: April 15, 1932
Died: November 19, 2018

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Connie Zarate posted on 11/24/18

My heartfelt sympathy goes out to all. Already missing my Tia Elida. Love Connie