ODESSA — Eululia H. Natividad, 86, of Odessa, passed away Thursday,
Jan. 8, 2004, at her residence.
She was born Nov. 24, 1917, in Ruidosa, Texas, to Federico and Maria
Hinojos. She married Rudolfo B. Natividad Jan. 4, 1931. She was a
Christian Catholic and a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; six grandchildren,
Albert Jr. Barrera, Rudolfo “Rudy” Olivas, Larry Natividad, Ernie
Granado, Gilbert Gonzales and Nickie Natividad; one great-grandchild,
Lisa Granado; and two sons, Elias and Raul Natividad.
She is survived by sons, Severo H. Natividad of Mesa, Ariz., Zack H.
Natividad and wife Virginia, Salvador H. Natividad and wife Amada and
Robert H. Natividad and wife Irene, all from Odessa; six daughters,
Ramona Granado and husband Arnulfo of Pecos, Ruperta Barrera and husband
Albert, Juana Guzman and husband Cruz, Tonia Gonzales and husband
Cipriano, Rachel Nichols and husband Hector and Gloria H. Natividad, all
from Odessa; 44 grandchildren’ 130 great-grandchildren, 20
Pallbearers are Ismael Barrera, Micheal Guzman, Arnulfo Granado, Daniel
Natividad, Robert Lee Natividad and Jaime Hinojos.
A rosary will be said at 7 p.m. today at Odessa Funeral Home Chapel.
Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 12, 2004, at Holy
Redeemer Catholic Church with the Rev. Trini Fuentes officiating. Burial
will follow at Rosehill Cemetery.
“She was a loving and caring person. She enjoyed herself by being
outdoors and working in her yard, and being around her dogs. She was
loved and appreciated by the ones that surrounded her.
“We appreciate all the ones that took good care of her, especially the
people working in Hospice.”
Services by Odessa Funeral Home.