Obituary for Esther Bryan (Rios)
Esther Rios Bryan, 67, of Runge, went to meet our Lord and Savior on Sunday, March 25, 2018, following complications from a lung transplant. She was born September 4, 1950, in Runge to the late Juan Rios, Sr. and Francis Rios. Esther married Enedino Bryan 50 years ago.
Esther, “Momo”, as she was known by her grandchildren, had a wonderful life as a wife, mother and grandmother. After her children graduated high school, Esther began her career at local nursing homes and Otto Kaiser Hospital. During this time, she blossomed into a loving and compassionate care giver. She was vibrant and full of life, compassionate, caring and generous.
She is survived by her husband, Enedino Bryan of Runge; sons, John Bryan and wife Melissa, Jerry Bryan and wife Amy, and Darrell Bryan; daughter, Danna Wincher and husband Leslie; mother, Francis Rios; sister, Rebecca Villanueva and husband Mark; grandchildren, Marcus, Erin, Jordan, Drew, Scotty, Jalyn, Santino, Camryn, Jayden, Ashley, baby John, Heidi, Deserae, Diego, little man; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be 5-8pm with a Rosary at 7pm, Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at Finch Funeral Chapel - Runge. Funeral Mass will be at 12:00pm, Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Runge with Father Norbert Herman officiating. Burial will follow at Runge Latin American Cemetery.
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