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Manuela Gamboa Galan
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1934
Big Spring
Howard County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 2012
Big Spring
Howard County
Texas, USA

Manuela Gamboa Galan, 78, of Big Spring, died Friday, August 31, 2012, at her residence. Vigil services will be at 7:00 PM Monday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be at 2:00 PM Tuesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with burial at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.
She was born June 1, 1934 in Big Spring to Florencia and Elias Gamboa. She married Isidoro Galan on December 31, 1949, in Big Spring. She was a lifetime resident of Big Spring. She was a homemaker, but also worked as head cashier at Webb Air Force Base cafeteria. She received various awards at Webb Air Force Base. She also worked for Big Spring Independent School District, and Hull & Phillips Giant Food Store, and several other stores. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
She is survived by her husband: Isidoro T. Galan of Big Spring; one son: Isidoro Galan, Jr., of Big Spring; three daughters: Irene Rodriguez and her husband Charlie, Mary Lou Galan Stewart and her husband T. J., and Patricia Galan Lopez Villa and her husband Elias, all of Big Spring; mother: Florencia D. Gamboa of Big Spring; one brother: Elias Gamboa, Jr. and his wife Donna of Big Spring; four sisters: Elena Lara of San Angelo, Natalia Viera and her husband Daniel of San Francisco, California, Yolanda Arispe and her husband Jose of El Paso, and Viola Rodriguez of Big Spring; several grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father: Elias Gamboa, Sr.; one brother: Gilbert Gamboa; God-daughter and niece: Elizabeth Gamboa; and one grandson: Phillip Manuel Lopez.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com 
 
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 Parents:
  Elias Gamboa (1914 - 1991)
  Florencia Martinez Gamboa (1916 - 2014)
 
 Siblings:
  Manuela Gamboa Galan (1934 - 2012)
  Viola Gamboa Rodriguez (1943 - 2013)*
  Gilbert Gamboa (1950 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olive Cemetery
Big Spring
Howard County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Sep 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96355218
Manuela <i>Gamboa</i> Galan
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- Dennis Alan Deel
 Added: Sep. 1, 2012
 
 
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