December 2, 2020 508 PM
On Friday, November 27, 2020, Elia Tarango Baeza, 76, of Balmorhea, Texas, closed her eyes to her earthly home and opened them to a glorious heavenly homecoming with her loving family by her side.
Elia was born on September 14, 1944, to Concepcion Tarango and Elena Aguierre Tarango in Marfa, Texas. Elia was a homemaker and had lived in Balmorhea for over 50 years.
Visitation for Elia will be held on Sunday, December 6. 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church on Houston Street in Balmorhea, Texas and Rosary service to follow. Funeral services for Elia will be held on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Balmorhea and burial will follow at the Balmorhea Cemetery.
Preceding Elia in death are her parents; two sisters, Elida Ingiguez and Carmelita Tarango; and one brother, Abel Tarango.
Those left to cherish and honor the memory of Elia are her three sons, Saul Baeza, Joe Baeza and Armando Baeza; her daughter, Raquel Rebecca Baeza; her sisters, Nora Baeza, Eva Carrasco, Emma Dominguez, Norma Lopez; her brothers, Robert Tarango, Nerie Tarango, Adan Tarango, Chon Tarango and Cruz Tarango; 20 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
The Baeza family has entrusted the caring staff of Alpine Memorial Funeral Home in Alpine, Texas, with arrangements.
If you wish to offer words of encouragement and comfort to the Baeza family, you may express those words at www.alpinememorialfuneralhome.com.