St. Marys--A beloved & faithful servant of the Lord, Ana Lilia Rojas (68 years of age), of St Mary’s, KS, passed away, a peaceful and holy death to be united with Our Dear Lord and Blessed Virgin Mary in Eternal Bliss, at 5:30 am on Saturday, August 14, 2021. Her wishes of receiving the last rites, confession and communion were all completed.
She was a dedicated, compassionate, loving & selfless wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to her community. Ana never met a stranger, as she treated each person with such kindness, love and care. To know her was to love her. Her joy radiated light everywhere she entered. Her only desire was to love and serve God by laying down her life for others.
She was a devout and pious Catholic, a member of the Third Order, Enthroned to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, and Consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
Ana, was born the 7th child of Manuel and Guadalupe Oliva on February 3, 1953.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother (Marcio Oliva), and her beloved son (Miguel A Rojas).
Ana is survived by her soulmate, the love of her life and devoted husband to whom she was married for 47 years, Michael Rojas, her treasured children, Emma (Richard Pizzati) and family, Alphonso Rojas and children, Ana (Greg Sedillos) and children, Monica (Earl Pursell) and children, Maria Jiguere and children, Joseph Rojas (Brandi) and children, Veronica (Justin Hebert) and children, David Rojas and children, and Cecilia Rojas. She was a proud and committed grandmother to her beautiful 27 grandchildren.
She is also survived by her siblings Lillian Oliva, Isidra Oliva, Jorge Oliva, Marcos Oliva, Hector Oliva and her nieces and nephews.
Her light, love and kindness she exuded with every single person will be missed.
Her wishes after passing, was to have Masses said worldwide and for everyone to know the one true Faith of the Catholic Church.
Requiem Mass will be at 7:15 A.M. Saturday, August 21, 2021, at Assumption Chapel. Interment will be in Our Lady Of Peace Cemetery. A rosary will be recited at 5:20 P.M. Friday August 20, 2021, at the church. Memorial may be made for masses.