Yolanda Smith, 57, born September 14, 1955 in Galveston, passed away Friday, February 1, 2013, at her residence in Dickinson.
Yolanda’s family will receive visitors from 9:00 until 11:00 am, Saturday, February 9th, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home. A rosary and vigil service will begin at 10:00 am, led by Deacon Sam Ausmus.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, February 9th, at Shrine of the True Cross Catholic Church in Dickinson.
Yolanda was preceded in death by her grandparents, Rosa and Jesse Castilla, Sr.; sister, Clovia Thorp; and uncles, Edward and Hector Castilla.
She is survived by her mother, Virginia Benavides; daughters, Connie and Mandi Smith; sisters, Dianna Rossi and Rosie Macias; brothers: Arthur, Lawrence, and Samuel Rodriguez and Felix Benavides; uncles, Jesse, Mike and Rene Castilla; grandchildren: Nicolas Maxwell, Jason Smith, Cassandra Gabehart, Dylan Gabehart, and Brendn Jackson; and great grandson, Jordan Maxwell.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to any Hospice organization in Yolanda’s memory.