She was born in Karnes County to Valentin Escamilla and Maria Saenz Escamilla on April 4, 1951. She married George DeLosSantos on September 17, 1977. Lydia was of the Pentecostal faith.
Survivors include her husband of 36 years, George DeLosSantos; her sons, Anthony (Lisa) DeLosSantos, Josh (Nelda) DeLosSantos and Isaac DeLosSantos all of Kenedy; her sisters, Frances Rodriguez of Beeville, Ruth Chano of Beeville, Ester Charles of Runge, Febe Escamilla of Karnes City and Eva Aguilar of Lancaster; her brothers, Miguel Escamilla of Weslaco, Cosme Escamilla of Weslaco, Valentin Escamilla, Jr., of Tuleta and Samuel Escamilla of Grand Prairie and her six grandchildren, Nathaniel, Aliah, Georie, Jauez, Marcus and Naomi.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Valentin and Maria Escamilla and her brother David Escamilla.
A prayer service was held at 6 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 28 at UPLCII Pentecostal Headquarters in Kenedy.
Funeral services began at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 28, at UPLCII Pentecostal Headquarters with Rev. Isaac DeLosSantos and Rev. Anthony DeLosSantos officiating.
Interment followed in the Kenedy Cemetery.