Maria D. Guajardo, 94, died at her home on March 22, 2020 in Divot. She was born on September 25, 1925 in Derby to Matilde Ortiz De Anda and Inocensia Orosco De Anda.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Francisco Guajardo Sr., daughter Irene Guajardo Rodriguez, sister Carolina D. Rivas, grandson Ricky Eguia, granddaughter Samantha Storgion, great-great granddaughter Erica Rodriguez.
Maria Guajardo lived in Dilley her whole life where she raised all of her children. She was married to Francisco Guajardo for 64 years. She was a Catholic and member of the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Las Carmalitas. Maria worked as a provider, as well as at the nursing home and Dilley hospital.
She is survived by her children Francisco (Pancho) Guajardo Jr., Magdalena (Maggie) Eguia, Yolanda (Yole) G. Magana, Alberto (Beto) Guajardo, Juan De Anda, Agnes G. Storgion, Alfredo (Fred) Guajardo, Lucia (Lucy) G. Gulick, siblings Lupe De Anda Hernandez, Magarita De Anda Rodriguez and Jose Herculano (Cano) De Anda. She is also survived by 18 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren, 16 great- great grandchildren and six great-great-great grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers include Edwardo (Eddie) Rodriguez, Augstine (Ponky) Rodriguez II, Damian Rodriguez, Francisco (Frank) Guajardo III, Robert Micahel Demaree and Louis Storgion.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, September 25 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at 10 am. Interment will follow at the Dilley Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.