GRACE ANN YBARRA, 85, a longtime resident of San Marcos, Texas, passed away April 18, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She was born December 2, 1928, in Kyle, Texas, to Blas and Felice (Munoz) Mendez. Grace is most known in the area for being the owner of Modern Beauty Shop here in San Marcos for over twenty-five years. It was through this business that she met many friends and touched so many lives during her lifetime. Most important to Grace was her family. She always held them close to her heart. She was very devoted to her faith and was active in her church and community. Grace is proceeded in death by her husband Albert Ybarra, Sr., and her sons Albert B. Ybarra and Kenneth Ybarra, Sr. She is survived by her son George N. Ybarra; grandchildren Albert Jeff Ybarra and his wife Peggy, Annie Montana, Kenneth R. Ybarra and his wife Rebecca Montanez, Chris Ybarra and his wife Jeanne, and Raymond Gene Ybarra and his wife Mary. Grace is also survived by her great-grandchildren Marilena Ybarra, Mercedes Ybarra, Leann Ybarra, Kingsley Ybarra, Lillian Grace Montana, Logan David Montana; also by her daughter-in-law Betty Ybarra, and other loving relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 24, 2014, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Thomason Funeral Home in San Marcos. A Prayer Service will be held that evening at 7:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.