Siria “Grami” Vargas, 84 passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018 in Lubbock. Services for Mrs. Vargas will be 10:00 am Friday, January 26,2018 at St. Pius X Catholic Church with Father John Rathinam officiating. Burial will follow in O’Donnell Cemetery under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home. A rosary will be held 7:00 pm Thursday, January 25, 2018 in the Chapel of Calvillo Funeral Home in Tahoka.
Siria was born October 16, 1953 in Runge to David & Hillary Montes. She married Samuel D. Vargas in 1951 in Brownfield. She was a homemaker and a catholic who enjoyed sewing, working on puzzles, collecting dolls and working in her rose garden.
She is survived by four sons, Henry Vargas of Lubbock, Fernando Vargas of Big Spring, Sam Vargas, Rudy Vargas both of O’Donnell; five daughters, Eva Cantu, Josephine Gilead, Amelia Lockwood, Linda Vargas all of O’Donnell, Francis Fandel of San Angelo; two sisters, Linda Montes of O’Donnell, Carolina Benavides of Killeen; nine grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Samuel D Vargas (2007), one son, Fermin Vargas (1963), One daughter, Rosalinda Vargas (1957)