Hortensia Rubio Payo Elswick, age 75, of Evans City, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at UPMC Passavant Hospital, North Hills.
Born October 26, 1943 in Pulgar, Spain, she was the daughter of the late Mariano Rubio and Carman Payo.
She was a member of St Christopher at the Lake Roman Catholic Church in Prospect.
Hortensia retired in 2009 from Nordstrom, where she was the head tailor seamstress.
She loved cooking, painting, and traveling.
She is survived by her son David Elswick of Evans City, siblings Mariano (Paquita) Rubio and Paquita Rubio, all of Spain.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Gonzalo Rubio.
Visitation will be on Friday, May 31, 2019 from 4pm to 7pm at the Edward L. Raisley Funeral Home, 387 Main Street, Prospect.
A catholic blessing service will be at 7pm, in the Raisley Funeral Home, with Rev. Father Steve Neff, of St Christopher’s, officiating.
Interment will be with her family in Spain.