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Partner of Ermelinda DeLaVina Passed Away

On Sunday, April 27, Ermelinda DeLaVina's partner of 17 years, Ms. Ida Cano, passed away suddenly. An obituary can be found here.

Family visitation will be held at 5 p.m., viewing and rosary for friends will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Rosewood Funeral Home, 2602 S. Houston Ave. Humble, TX, 77396, 281-441-2171.

Funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, May 2, at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, 1701 San Jacinto St., Houston, TX, 77002. Interment will follow at Rosewood Park Cemetery, 2602 Houston Ave., Humble, TX, 77396.

The family requests that Ms. Cano's memory be honored with contributions to The Human Rights Campaign, the Pup Squad of Houston and Friends for Life.

The thoughts of the University community are with Dr. DeLaVina at this difficult time.