In memory of
May 24, 1948 - April 8, 2017 Rochester Whitaker born on May 24, 1948 in Nacogdoches, Texas was called home to be with the Lord, on April 08, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas at the age of 68. Rochester retired from the San Antonio Independent School District with over 30 years of service at P. F. Stewart Elementary serving as a Teacher and Counselor. He was preceded in death by his loving parents Dorothy Marie & Elmo Whitaker and his in-laws Francisca & Luis De Santos. Rochester is survived by his beloved wife of 15 years of marriage, Francisca Whitaker, his siblings; Reginald Whitaker, Marian Whitaker (Fiancé Pastor Loftin Owens), Aaron Whitaker (Brenda), numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A visitation will be held on Sunday, April 16, 2017 from 6:00pm -9:00 pm at Sunset Funeral Home, 1701 Austin Highway, with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 pm. A Mass of Resurrection will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, April 17, 2017 at Santo Niño Catholic Church, 5655 Rigsby Ave with Interment to follow at a later date at Restlawn Memorial Park in El Paso, Texas. Expressions of sympathy can be made at www.sunsetfuneralhomesa. com
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