Aug. 30, 1935 – Aug. 17, 2013
Hurtado, a longtime Waukesha resident, joined her beloved husband in
heaven on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving
family at the age of 77. She was born in Hondo, Texas, on Aug. 30, 1935,
the daughter of Geronimo and Doratea (nee Rios) Monrial.
On Sept. 3, 1955, she married Juan “John” Hurtado at St. Joseph Catholic
Church; he recently preceded her in death on July 25, 2013. She was a
longtime member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She worked for Holsum
Foods, retiring after 29 years of employment. Rosa loved traveling,
dancing and bowling. She will always be remembered as a great wife,
mother, grandmother and sister.
She will be sadly missed by her four children, Diane (Bruce) Unferth of
Waukesha, Mary (Thomas) Wanta of New Berlin, Venus (Doug) Cote` of
Germantown and Jim Hurtado of Waukesha; her four grandchildren, Stacy
(Jason) Krueger, April (Anthony) Nizinski, Chad Unferth and David Krahn;
and seven great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her brothers
and sisters, Anita (Dale) Weyer, Ray (Beth) Monrial, Joe Monreal, Daniel
Monrial and Maria (David) Ristau; her sister-inlaw, Vicki Herrera; along
with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, John, she was preceded in death by her
Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. vigil service
Wednesday, Aug. 21, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand
Ave., Waukesha. Services continue on Thursday, Aug. 22, at the funeral
home with prayers beginning at 9:30 a.m. followed by a procession to St.
Joseph Catholic Church, 822 N. East Ave., Waukesha, for the 10:30 a.m.
funeral Mass. The Rev. Howard Haase will preside. Graveside services
will immediately follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is
honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the
funeral home at 547-4035 or visit our website at
www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an
online tribute message.