Abrenica, Nelia

Nelia Ramilo Abrenica

December 3, 1934 - February 5, 2020

Nelia Ramilo Abrenica of Waco, Texas passed away on February 5, 2020 at the age of 85. She was born on December 3, 1934 to Casimiro Ramilo and Patricia (Ladra) Ramilo in the Philippines. Nelia graduated from the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines. She married Alipio Abrenica on December 27, 1958 in the Philippines. Nelia was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Waco.

Nelia is survived by her children, Minvi Duncan and husband, Steve of Allen, Texas, Menandro "Bo" Abrenica and wife, Levi of Katy, Texas, Maria Nelia Abrenica of Palmdale, California, and Michael Joseph Abrenica and wife, Angelica of Santa Clarita, California; 9 grandchildren, Francesca Ramos, Jennifer Duncan, Jordana Abrenica, Jaden Duncan, Andrea Abrenica, Andrew Abrenica, Alyssa Abrenica, Adrian Abrenica, and Aidan Abrenica; sister, Gloria Marton of Waco, Texas; and brother, Jose Ramilo and wife, Virginia of Chicago, Illinois.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Casimiro and Patricia Ramilo; husband, Alipio Abrenica; son, Mario Abrenica; and brother, Napoleon Ramilo.

The family will receive friends during a memorial visitation on Thursday afternoon from 12:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, 2525 Central Expressway North, Allen, Texas 75013. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen.

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Sending our condolences for the sudden loss of your mother. She sounds like an incredible woman with a wonderful life and family. Praying for you all during this difficult time. The Alex Uy Family, February 13, 2020 Bo: Our condolences for your loss and our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Jerry, Polly, and Andrew Gauthier The Gauthier Family, February 10, 2020 Auntie Nelia (Inay) was such an amazing lady & she will be greatly missed. So many nice memories of her & such a giving lady. She helped console my mother when my sister passed away in December 2018 and helped our family in a time of great grieving. I know heaven will welcome her with open arms & she will always shine upon us eternally. May her soul Rest In Peace & she will always be remembered with grace & dignity.
Jose (JJ) Ramilo, February 7, 2020