PREMONT, Texas - Alicia Recio Lomblot, 72, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2007 at the Harlingen Medical Center in Harlingen, Texas.

She was born December 26, 1934 in Premont, Texas, to Arturo and Paula Hinojosa Recio. She was the hostess and later manager for Palmetto Inn for 30 years. She moved to Harlingen from Falfurrias in 1964.

Survivors include her husband, Roland Lomblot of Harlingen, Texas; two daughters, Sylvia (Robert Sefton) Lomblot of San Diego, Calif., and Laura Yvette Carlson of Rancho Viejo, Calif.; one son, Dr. Royal Lomblot, Lt. Commander U.S. Navy of Naples, Italy; one brother, Manuel Recio of Houston, Texas, and two grandchildren.

A Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2007 at Alaniz Funeral Home in Falfurrias, Texas. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 25, 2007 at the Saint Francis De Assisi Catholic Church in Rios, Texas.

Burial will be in the Santo Nino Cemetery, Highway 1329, San Diego, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a charity of your choice.

Arrangements entrusted to Alaniz Funeral Home of Falfurrias, Texas.