Cover photo for Eva Angelita Rios's Obituary
Eva Angelita Rios Profile Photo

Eva Angelita Rios

July 20, 1941 — January 7, 2022

Eva Angelita Rios

Portland – Eva Angelita Escamilla Rios, 80, passed away Friday, January 7, 2022. She was born July 20, 1941 in Taft, Texas to Jose Escamilla and Dominga Hinojosa Escamilla. She married her husband Regino on November 3, 1957. Eva was a devoted Catholic. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas and was faithfully committed to serving many years in prayer to the Blessed Sacrament at the OLMC Adoration Chapel. She enjoyed assisting the CCD program with the youth. Eva also enjoyed reading and listening to music, and spending family time with her loved ones.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her son Regino “Reggie” Rios, Jr. She is survived by her husband Regino M. Rios; two daughters Lucia Rios (Alan Parker) of Portland, and Laura (Jesus) Zamora of Beeville; son Ricardo “Rick” Rios (Kathy Trahan) of Houston; her brother Jose Escamilla Jr. of Sinton; grandchildren Divina Jewl Rodriguez, Diego Rio Rodriguez, Savannah Rios, Jordan Rios, Carisa (Daniel) Young; and great-grandchildren Harper, Zander, Jasher.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 PM Thursday, January 13, 2022 with the Rosary to be recited at 7:00 PM at Winsteads’ Funeral Home in Portland. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 AM, Friday, January 14, 2022 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, 1008 Austin St, Portland, Texas with interment to follow at The Palms Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Gilbert Cortinas, Diego Rodriguez, Joe Escamilla, Ernest Escamilla, Rick Nesmith, Jesus Zamora, with Honorary Pallbearers Jordan Rios and Tony Doblado.

Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Winsteads’ Funeral Home. (361) 643-6564

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Eva Angelita Rios, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, January 13, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Winsteads' Funeral Home

Portland, TX

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Rosary

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Starts at 7:00 pm (Central time)

Winsteads' Funeral Home

Portland, TX

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Mass

Friday, January 14, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church

Portland, TX

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 34

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree