|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1957|
|Death: ||Apr. 26, 2009|
Maria Elena Balderas, 52, of Corpus Christi, Texas went to rest in the arms of the Lord on April 26, 2009 after a brief illness. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. ‘Ms. Mary,' as she was known to her students, retired to care for her ailing father, from The Learning Tree Child Care Center where she devoted many years to the education and development of young children. She was preceded in death by her mother, Adela Diaz Ramos; mother and father-in-law, Juan and Guadalupe Balderas; brothers-in-law-, Juan (Gloria) Garcia; and Michael (JoAnn) Balderas, nephew, Timoteo Rodriguez Jr.
She is survived by her loving husband of 32 years, Judge Robert "Bobby" Balderas, daughter, Melissa (Ector) Atkinson; sons; Robert (Yvonne) Balderas Jr.; Rene Balderas; Randy Balderas; grandchildren, Andrew, Aaron and Alexis; father; Brigido Ramos Sr., sisters; Elia (Timoteo) Rodriguez of Grand Prairie, Texas; Benita (Juan) Gomez of McAllen, Texas, Janie (Ray) Cervantes; brothers, Jesse (Rosie) Ramos, Rudy (Mary Lou) Ramos and Brigido (Mary) Ramos Jr. Also surviving are her sisters-in-law, Sylvia (Gustavo) Suarez, Virginia (Salome) Bersoza, brothers-in-law, Eddie (Hope) Balderas, Ruben Balderas and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to acknowledge the doctors, nurses and staff at Christus Spohn Memorial ICU for their excellent care and support. We wish to extend our most sincere appreciation to each and everyone.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. and on Wednesday, April 29, 2009 from 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M with a Rosary to be recited that same evening at 7:00 P.M. at Corpus Christi Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 10:00 A.M. at Holy Family Catholic Church with interment to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Memory Gardens Cemetery
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RIP Cousin.You are missed and loved.Martin|
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