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 Oralia Hicks

Oralia Hicks

Birth
Oputo, Villa Hidalgo Municipality, Sonora, Mexico
Death 19 Jul 2015 (aged 77)
San Diego County, California, USA
Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Memorial ID 149689633 · View Source
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Oralia Hicks, 77 years old, of Chula Vista, California, died on July 19, 2015. She was born in Oputo, Sonora, Mexico on 21 June 1938. She was the fifth of seven children; Ramon, Natalia, Manuel, Norberto, Ofelia and Rafael.

Oralia attended school through sixth grade in Tijuana, Baja California. She married twice. Her first husband was Jose Manuel Muro with whom she had 6 children: Laura, Sandra, Armando, Alfonso, Sergio and Cecilia Valerio who was casadapor 18 and widowed in 1977. Her second husband was Major Hicks. They celebrated five years of marriage before returning to widowed in 1982.

Oralia did laundry work for Blue Seal for over 20 years before her retirement. Tion after his retirement was in caring for their grandchildren and cooking every Friday to gather their children and grandchildren. This made for more than 25 years until her illness prevented her from continuing this tradition.

She is survived by her sister Ofelia Ramirez, her children Laura Castellanos, Sandra Romero, Armando Hicks, Alfonso Hicks, Sergio Valerio Hicks and Cecilia Valerio. Her grandchildren; Laura Veronica Gonzalez, Ivone Alejandra Medina, Michelle Castellanos, Denisse Castellanos Desse, Sandra Karina Romero, Jessica Robles, Jose Luis Romero Hicks Jr. Armando Alfonso Hicks, Hicks imally and Anthony Hicks. Her great-grandchildren; Francisco Estrada, Adrian Gonzalez, Alejandro Gonzalez, Roxanna Robles, Arianna Robles, Giovanni Romero, Sofia Martinez, and two more that are on way and she cannot quite meet.

Funeral services will be at Funeraria Del Angel Humphrey, 753 Broadway, Chula Vista, California on Thursday, July 23 at 7 pm. Her funeral mass will be held at the Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in San Ysidro. Eternal rest will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in San Diego, California.


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  • Created by: TT
  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149689633
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Oralia Hicks (21 Jun 1938–19 Jul 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149689633, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by TT (contributor 47163785) .