Annabell Samarripa Gomez of Sabinal passed away on July 1, 2018 at her residence at the age of 57. She was born on April 21, 1961 in San Antonio to Jose Samarripa and Victoria Gomez Samarripa. She married Mario Gomez on June 26, 1979 in Uvalde. She is survived by her husband of 39 years; mother; daughters, Isabel Gomez, Yesina Gomez, Crystal Gomez and Kasandra Gomez, all of Sabinal, and Sue Ann Montejo of Alton, IA; three sons, Mario Gomez, Jr., Jose Angel Gomez, and Manuel Gomez, all of Sabinal; sister, Elizabeth Gonzales and husband Cristobal of Lake Elsinore, California; brother, Ruben Samarripa and wife, Deborah of Killeen; 12 grandchildren, Maliki Gomez, Yesina Maria Gomez, Roy Ontiveros, Ruben Ontiveros, Anthony Gomez, Andres Montejo, Jose Angel Gomez, Jr., Anna Jay Gomez, Jevy Rivas, Jesery Rivas, Jesidiah Rivas, and Jedidiah Rivas; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father and daughter, April Gomez. Funeral mass will be held on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Cremation is under the direction of Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
My condolences to your family. Victoria, Lisa and Family, Ruben and your family, I'm deeply sorry for your loss. and that I can't be with you at this sad time, My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love You Ella
Ella V. MikulichRichmond, TX
As I sit here thinking of you and all the things that we got to share way back when I lived in Sabinal ,the kids were young and you had everything under control ,I always admired you ,you were so in love with your life but mostly your children and your husband my Uncle Mario ,You FOUGHT for your love ,you fought for your children and your grandchildren but most of all you fought for your life ,it's time to meet your creator who blessed you with all your blessings ,you have definitely earned your wings fly high and give my mom a hug, Much Love Norma Davis
Norma DavisTemple, TX
I'm so sorry for the family's loss! I will miss tia very much! She was like a second mother to me growing up. RIP Tia.
Wanda MankowskiMarshall, WI
Come Holy Spirit
Joe OvalleGalena Park, TX
While a teacher in Sabinal ISD, I taught a class in G.E.D. Annabell was one of the students and she was a joy. There were many class discussions and from those the one that was most clear was Annabell's love and devotion to her children. God gave her a wonderful heart! May she rest in peace!
Mike ThompsonSt. Louis, MO
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God embrace your family.
Sincerely our condolences
Elva Perez-Ray Wagner
Zachary Justice-Selica Rosas
Elva Perez-Justice , Zachary JusticePonder, TX