Corpus Christi, Texas - Dora Lisa Pilkington, 53, passed away July 1, 2017. She was born September 26, 1963 in Falfurrias, Texas to Israel Cortez Sr. and Elvira Lopez Cortez. Dora was an executive administrative assistant at Berry Contracting in Corpus Christi. She enjoyed shopping, singing, dancing, and having a good time. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Dora was preceded in death by her dad, Israel Cortez Sr. and brother, Cesar Cortez.

Dora is survived by her mom, Elvira Cortez of Corpus Christi, Texas; brother, Israel (Virginia) Cortez Jr. of Orange Grove, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 5, 2017, from 5 to 9 pm at the Rosas Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas with a Rosary being recited at 7 pm that evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9:30 am on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow at the Roselawn Cemetery.

Funeral Arrangements Entrusted to ROSAS FUNERAL HOME