Mass services were held Tuesday, June 21 at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Gudelia Elias, 91, who died June 7 in Visalia.
Gudelia was born in Mexico City, Mexico on August 31, 1930 to Isidoro Mosqueda and Paulina Raya Mosqueda. She worked as a farm laborer for 20 years.
Gudelia is survived by her children, Antonio Elias, Javier Elias, Maria Victoria Monroy and Virginia Elias Correa; her sister Maria Centeno; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Juan Ramirez Elias; her son, Juan Elias; daughters, Maria Elena Elias, Maria Teresa Elias; and grandsons, Vincent Bonilla and Stephen Bonilla III; her parents; and siblings Maria Chavez, Antonio Vaca and Guadalupe Mosqueda.
Visitation was held in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church Monday, June 20 from 3-6 p.m. with Rosary at 6 p.m.
Following mass services Tuesday, June 21 interment was at the Corcoran Cemetery. Arrangements were made under the direction of Bledsoe Family People’s Funeral Chapel.
Michael Ernest “Mikey” Syra was born July 28, 1950 in Corcoran to Bob and Mildred Syra, and he passed away Feb. 6 at the age of 72 following a brief battle with an illness. Mike is survived by his son, Jeffrey Michael Syra of Fresno; his brother, David Syra (Judy) of...