|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1936|
San Patricio County
|Death: ||Sep. 10, 2012|
San Patricio County
Mary Elifonsa "Poncha" DeLeon, 76 passed away on September 10, 2012 at her home in Aransas Pass.
She was born on January 23, 1936 in Aransas Pass where she lived all of her life to Jesus Jose and Maria Patricia Reyes Guiterrez.
The most important thing in Mary's life was her faith in God. She spent most of her days in prayerful reflections of her Christian faith. She was an active member of the Templo La Hermosa Church along with many other civic and community organizations including the Salvation Army.
She worked at Gulf King and Gulf Ways. She will always have a special place in the hearts of her family and friends. She was a loving, beautiful woman, an excellent mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Arturo DeLeon, a son, Frank Sanchez Jr. and a daughter, Cynthia Simmons.
She is survived by six sons, Rogelio Cantu Jr. of Livingston, Texas, Jesse Sanchez (Marta) of Cibolo, Texas, Manuel DeLeon (Stephaine Silvas) of Ingleside, Texas, Rudy Cantu (Irene), Samuel DeLeon (Lillie) and Mario DeLeon (Linda) all of Aransas Pass, Texas, four daughters, Mary Grace Rangel of Houston, Texas, Sylvia Sanchez of Oklahoma, Rev. Janie Vasquez (Rev. Adam) of Robstown, Texas and Becky DeLeon of Aransas Pass, Texas, one brother, Jesus Olivaz Guiterrez of Carlsbad, New Mexico, 39 Grandchildren and 47 Great grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 9:00 am. on Wed., Sept. 12, 2012 at the Charlie Marshall Funeral Home Chapel with a prayer service to be held at 7:00 p.m. that same evening. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm. on Thurs., Sept. 13, 2012 at the Templo La Hermosa, 303 N. 7th St., Aransas Pass, Texas 78336. Interment will follow in the San Antonio Cemetery in Aransas Pass, Texas.
Aransas Pass Progress Posted: Monday, September 10, 2012 12:32 pm | Updated: 4:50 pm, Mon Sep 10, 2012.
San Antonio Cemetery
Created by: Slick
Record added: Dec 30, 2012
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