Services Set for Elvira Mora

Elvira Mora

Elvira Garza Mora, former Irrigon resident, died on Jan. 5, 2019 at her home in Fruitland, Idaho at the age of 90.

She was born on Jan. 11, 1928 in La Copita, Texas.

She is survived by her son, Joe Mora, Umatilla; daughters, Gloria Graves, Huntington, Maria Antonia Mora, Boardman, Angie Escobedo, Fruitland, Idaho, Andy Montes, North Hollywood, Calif., Toni Gaytan, Hermiston and Lydia Sanchez, Elsa, Texas; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Elvira was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Mora; sons, Guadalupe and Rogelio “Roy” Mora; daughters, Dora Mora, Maria “Sandy” Hughes and Margaret Mora.

Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be held on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 at 6 p.m. at Burns Mortuary Chapel, Hermiston.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church, Hermiston.

Burial will follow at the Desert Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Irrigon.

Please leave online condolences for Elvira’s family at

Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of arrangements.


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