Raquel Del Carmen Fernandez Vazquez
May 17, 1926 – December 21, 2014
Raquel Del Carmen Fernandez Vazquez, age 88, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family on Sunday, December 21, 2014.
Born in Ribavia, Orense, Spain on May 17, 1926, Mrs. Vazquez was the daughter of the late Antonio Fernandez and Lisa Tesouro. She was a talented homemaker who devoted her life to caring for her beloved family.
An avid gardener, Mrs. Vazquez relished spending time outdoors tending to her many flowers. She enjoyed traveling to Spain where she would visit with family and vacation. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Mrs. Vazquez will be dearly missed.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Ramon Vazquez, Sr.; children, Ramon F. Vazquez, Jr. (Margaret) of Bethany Beach and Celso Vazquez of New Castle; 2 grandchildren, Julia Roark and Daniel Vazquez; and 2 great grandchildren, Kayla and Joshua.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Friday evening, December 26, 2014 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:30 am on Saturday morning, December 27, 2014, at Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, 801 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.