Dalia Martinez Stroot, 53, of Dilley, died on October 12, 2020. She was born on December 3, 1966 in Dilley to Idelfonso L. Martinez and Guadalupe San Miguel Martinez.
She is preceded in death by her parents and sisters Elida SM Martinez and Delgadina “Dina ” Ciprian.
Dalia is survived by her husband John Stroot, children Melinda Guadalupe Correa, Samantha Lee Cantu Yussif, Ashley Shaul and Nick Stroot, all of Crookston, Minnesota; sister Delia SM Martinez of Dilley. She is also survived by Debra Lee Flores and RJ Ortiz and her niece Mireñia Lettie Ortiz, ten grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers included Joseph Daniel Correa, Timothy James Correa, Thomas Anthony Rocha Jr., RJ Ortiz, JC Ciprian, Nick Stroot, Raul “Yuye” Ortiz, David Lee Sanchez and Peter John Rusling.
Visitation was held on Monday, October 19 at the Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels in Dilley from 3 to 9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was celebrated on Tuesday, October 20 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment followed at the Dilley Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.