May 16, 2018

Hortencia Mijares


Funeral Mass for Hortencia Rascon Mijares, 76, of Hart, was held at 10  a.m on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Hart with Father Arockiaraj “Raj” Malapady officiating. Interment  followed at Hart Cemetery under the direction of Bartley Funeral Home of Plainview. A Rosary was held on May 15, 2018,  at St. John’s Catholic Church.

Mrs. Mijares passed from this life on May 13, 2018, in Plainview. She was born on May 2, 1942, in Praxedis G. Guerrero, Chihuahua-Mexico, to Rafael and Concepcion (Nevarez) Rascon. She married Andres Mijares on August 13, 1962, in Praxedis G. Guerrero, Chihuahua-Mexico. From this union were born five children; Ignacio “Nacho”, Mario, Micaela, Lupe and Manuel. 

Mrs. Mijares was an easy-going person. She enjoyed going to garage sales, collecting antiques, drinking coffee with her friends, being outdoors and spending time with her grandchildren. Her favorite past time was watching soccer and basketball. 

Those left to cherish her memory are her children; Ignacio “Nacho” Mijares and wife Areli of Plainview, Mario Andres Mijares Rascon of Juarez, Mexico, Micaela Mijares Rodriguez of Plainview, and Lupe Lara of Plainview; her siblings; Maruca Rascon of Juarez, Mexico, Francisca Rodriguez of Kress, Emma Palacios of El Paso and Gloria Rascon of El Paso; and numerous grandchildren. 

She is preceded in death by her husband, Andres Mijares; her parents, Rafael and Concepcion; siblings, Consuelo Rascon, Manuel Rascon, Rafael Rascon and Alicia Villalobos; and her infant son; Manuel Mijares.