Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1956 RJC

Elpidia Gonzales ELPIDIA NAVA CAMACHO, 75, passed away on April 16, 2013 in El Paso, TX. She was known as Elpidia Gonzales in school. She was born in Dallas, TX on Nov. 8, 1937. She was a graduate of Ranger High School in the Class of 1956, Ranger Jr. College at Ranger, TX where she was a member of Phi Theta Kappa National Jr. College Scholastic Society, The University of Texas at Arlington and the University of Nevada at Las Vegas where she received a Master of Arts in English & a Master of Arts in Foreign Language and was a member of Phi Sigma Iota International Foreign Language Honor Society. She was a Extra- ordinary Minister of Holy Communion, a Lector and a member of the Adult Choir at Saint Joseph, Husband of Mary Roman Catholic Church in Las Vegas, NV. Elpidia (Pia) was preceded in death by her parents, Eufemia Nava Camacho and Jose Ruelas Camacho. She is survived by her brother John Camacho (RHS- 1964) and sisters Delia Camacho (RHS-1966), Ramona Camacho (RHS-1973) and sister-in-law Esther Camacho. She is also survived by her nephews, John Camacho, Joseph Camacho and nieces Remi Garcia (Adrian), Stephanie Camacho, Christina Camacho, great-nephew Paul Garcia, great-nieces Mia Camacho, Samantha Moreno Camacho, Sophia Garcia and Lauren Lara. She will be missed by her family, many friends and her beloved pet, Pierre whom she called "Her Lifeline".