Born: July 31, 1921
Died: December 06, 2012
Maria G. Rodriguez, 91 of Dilley passed away at home surrounded by her loving family in San Antonio. She was born on July 31st, 1921 in Pearsall to Cruz Gandara and Natividad Garza Gandara. She is preceded in death by her husband Antonio M. Rodriguez, parents; Mr. and Mrs. Cruz Gandara and siblings; Estella Zuniga, Genoveva Rodriguez, Perfecta Siller, Theodoro Gandara and Paulo Gandara.
Maria will be missed by her family whom she enjoyed spending time with. She had a passion for gardening, cooking and always helping others. She also had a love for animals especially for “Chiquita” her faithful companion for 13 years.
She is survived by her son, Ricardo Rodriguez and wife Olga of San Antonio, daughter, Sylvia Obregon of Dilley, sister, Alicia Carrillo of Pearsall, grandchildren; Joe Obregon and wife Lenora of Uvalde, David Obregon and wife Angelica of Dilley, Juan Hernandez and wife Edna of Uvalde, Roberto Obregon and wife Brianna of Dilley. She is also survived by 12 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews
Pallbearers included; Augustine Rodriguez, Joe Obregon, David Obregon, Juan Hernandez, Robert Obregon, David Lee Obregon, Max Obregon and Felix Gutierrez.
Rosary was held on Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels in Dilley, 7pm. Funeral was held on Wednesday December 12th, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Dilley, 10am. Interment followed at the Dilley Cemetery.