A mass of Christian burial for longtime Granada resident Reyes Casillas-Flores will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic church with Reverend Mariusz Wirkowski as the celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the mass at the church at 9:30AM with Deacon Allan Medina reciting. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Granada, Colorado.
Visitation for Reyes will be held on Friday, January 8, 2015 from 1:00PM until 5:00PM at the Peacock Family Chapel.
Reyes was born on January 5, 1931 at El Tepetate, Zacatecas, Mexico to Inez Casillas-Martinez and Maria Vasilisa Flores-Cansino and passed away on January 1, 2016 at his home in Granada at the age of 84.
He is preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Sylvia Teodora Moran; second wife, Molly Casillas; daughter, Martha Casillas; three infant children and his sibling, Socorro Valtierra.
Reyes is survived by his six children, Hilaria Quintana of Granada; Elisa De La Fuente of Oklahoma City, OK; Miguel Casillas of Mexico; Jose Reyes Casillas of Mexico; Damian Casillas of Mt. Vernon, SD and Adriana Casillas of Jane, MO; sixteen grandchildren; twenty-nine great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings, Inez Casillas of Canon City, CO; Primitivo (Maria) Casillas-Flores of Lamar; Valentin (Petra) Casillas-Flores of Mexico; Enrique Casillas-Flores; Margarita (Vicente) Mendoza; Amparo (Fransico) Vasquez; Elisa Casillas and Eulalia Casillas all of Denver, CO as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and a host of friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Reyes Casillas-Flores Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home office.
Services are under the direction of the Peacock Family.
For current information and online condolences please visit our website at www.peacockfuneralhome.com.
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