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Ruth Cristina Castro



2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 29, 2021
Miller Cemetery - Christiana, TN

Ms. Ruth Cristina Castro was born July 24, 1933 in the country of El Salvador to the late Rodrigo Castro and Gabriela Trujillo de Castro. She transitioned from this earthly life on March 24, 2021 at Alive Hospice.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her son Jorge Castro.

Ms. Castro was devoted to her Catholic faith. Through her illness, she continued to confess her love for Jesus Christ.

Ms. Castro worked as a seamstress most of her life; a pastime which she truly enjoyed. She also had a fondness for shopping and spending quality time with her family. Traveling was also a great interest of hers. She also had a softness for helping people, especially her loved ones.

She is survived by her son, Francisco (Delmy) Bonilla of Tennessee; her daughter, Esperanza Bonilla of El Salvador; 6 sisters and 1 brother of El Salvador; 11 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.

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