Rosa I. Serna went to be with the Lord on Friday, April 9, 2021 at the age of 54 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on September 13, 1966 in Laredo, Texas. Rosa graduated from Cigarroa High School in 1986. She worked for De Zavala Elementary School in San Antonio Independent School District for seven years. She officially retired after her first grandchild was born. Rosa enjoyed traveling to New Mexico to sightsee the mountains and enjoy the beauty of nature. She also had a passion for gardening; she had a variety of fruit trees, but she especially loved palm trees. Her joy and pride was caring for her grandchildren. Rosa was the most kind, patient, loving, humble beautiful soul. She will be missed dearly and she will live in her family’s hearts forever. She is preceded in death by her late parents Maria Elena and Armando Rodriguez. Rosa is survived by her husband of 36 years, Hugo A. Serna; children, Jennifer Castillo and her husband, John, Cassandra Serna and her husband, Mundo, Roseann Jimenez and her husband, Rey, Samantha Serna; step-son, Jose Aguilar; grandchildren, Alessandra Avalos, Landyn Jimenez, Liam Jimenez, Ella Torres, Amelie Castillo, Adeline Castillo; step grandchildren Jayden Aguilar, Jose Aguilar Jr, Jonathan Aguilar, Joshua Aguilar, Josselin Aguilar; siblings, Maricela Rodriguez, Armando Rodriguez II, Fernando Rodriguez, Sara Martinez, Rolando Rodriguez and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.

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  1. Jennifer, Cassandra and Family my deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved mother. Your memories will get you through this difficult time. May she Rest In Peace and Perpetual Light Shine Upon Her.

  2. My deepest condolences to To the Family your Mom was an amazing and wonderful person my true friend of 37 years I will miss you deeply RIP Rosie.

  3. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.

  4. Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss… Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

  5. Her graciousness, her warmth and her wisdom will live on-like a legacy of love that will always be with you. May that love surround you and bring you peace. My deepest condolences to the entire Serna family.

  6. My deepest condolences to the Serna Family . I had a pleasure to work with Rosa at DeZavala Elementary School for 4 years . Rosa was very welcoming as I was the newbie . She was very shy at first but was always the leader and the mentor . She always knew her way at that kitchen . It was a pleasure to have known her and her family through the years . I was blessed to be invited to baby showers , birthday parties and weddings . She always knew how to have a party . Great ideas to the party decorations. She loved her girls and her grandchildren. She will always be remembered and truly missed . May she Rest In Peace with no more pain . With all the love and Respect , Maylei McCumber and Family .

  7. Dear John & Jennifer Castillo, We send our deepest condolences. Please know we are praying for you during this difficult time.

  8. I am sorry about Rosie. I know you miss her so much. May God give you the strength to face each day and know that we love you and are praying for you.

  9. We are going to miss you so much Abuelita Rosa. We will keep you in our thoughts & hearts forever. All our love & prayers to our Serna Family.

  10. My condolences. Be assured of prayers for her eternal rest and the consolation of all your family as you grieve her loss. Peace and blessings

  11. Our deepest condolences to your and your family. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

  12. Our deepest condolences to the Serna Family. Rosa will be deeply missed. Forever in our hearts.

  13. Please accept our heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

  14. Please accept our deepest condolences and know that our prayers are with you and your family.

  15. Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss… there is no end to a mother’s love.

  16. Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

  17. We send you our deepest condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

  18. Jennifer and Family, my deepest condolences. May God give each of you be given the strength, grace, and understanding during this difficult time.

  19. Our deepest condolences to the Serna Family during this difficult time. May you find comfort, peace in our Lord and may the soul of Rosa rest in peace. Rosa will forever live in your hearts and memories. Prayers for healing. Jesse Montoya and Family

  20. Our sincerest condolences on the passing of your loved one. She will be missed by many. Sending prayers to you and your family. Love, Mendez Family

  21. My dear friend Rosa. It was a blessing having you as my friend. I will always miss you and keep you in my heart. Your friend always. Christina

  22. Noel and Christina Guerra and the Guerra Family. Hugo sorry for your loss. Hang in there brother. Our deepest condolences to you and the Serna family. God bless you guys. Always in our prayers.

  23. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.

  24. On behalf of the family, thank you so very much for all the beautiful flowers & arrangements, and thoughts & prayers ❤️ Mom is our guardian angel in heaven watching over us all 🙏 With love, Serna Family

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