Blas C. Limones,
78 of Nampa, died Sunday,
Dec. 5, 1993, at a
care center. Memorial
services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8, 1993, at
Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa, with the Rev. Father
Paul Mathews, S. M., of St. Paul's Catholic Church,
inurnment will follow later at
Mount Calvary Cemetery,
Blas was born
Feb. 20, 1915, at Robstown, Texas,
a son of Florentino and Nativida Castro Limones.
He began working as
a migrant farm laborer at an early age with his parents.
He married his wife,
Irene, in 1941 at Glen Allen, Mississippi.
She died in 1944. He
never remarried and continued to work as a farm laborer.
Bias came to Nampa in 1957 and had since
resided here. Due to
poor health, he had been a patient in the care center for
the past twenty years.
He was a member of the Catholic Church.
five nieces and two nephews in the local area, Mary Loera,
Nampa; Estella Gonzalez, Wilder; Sulema Mejia,
Caldwell; Elena Sanchez, Nampa; Rosario Evaro, Ontario,
Ore.; Tony Palacio, Sand Hollow; and Joe
as well as several other nieces, nephews and cousins in and
out of the local area.
He was also preceded in death by his parents and