Maria Del Refugio Espinoza de Villegas, 68 of Yakima died Monday. Mrs. Espinoza de Villegas was born in Cocula, Mexico. She worked for 15 years at Eakin Fruit as a fruit packer.
Survivors include her husband, Rafael Villegas; four sons, Jose Villegas, Rafael Villegas Jr., Juan Pablo Villegas and Luis Villegas; four daughters, Laura Gonzales, Sandra Villegas, Sonia Guillen and Yolanda Villegas, all of Yakima; two sisters, Martha Espinoza and Jesus Espinoza; and a brother, Benjamin Espinoza, all of Mexico; and 19 grandchildren.
Viewing will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday, followed by the vigil at 4 p.m, at Brookside Funeral Home Chapel in Moxee. Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Yakima. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Yakima.