Gloria Martinez Leal, 65, passed away on Monday, April 25, 2011. She was born on Jan. 16, 1946 in Mercedes to Salvador and Guadalupe Flores Martinez. She lived most of her life in Robstown.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lazaro Leal Sr.; her parents; her sister, Rosa Martinez; her nephew, Salvador De Leon; and her granddaughter, Jesusita Leal.
She is survived by her children, Lazaro (Hope Cantu) Leal Jr., Lisa (Santiago) Rivera, Lupita (Michael Garza) Leal, all of Robstown, and Salvador (Sherry) Leal of Corpus Christi; her brothers and sisters, Eliseo (Lydia) Martinez, Gregoria (Victor) De Leon, Israel Martinez, Reymundo Martinez, Soila (Juan) Mendoza, all of Robstown, Benito Martinez of Oklahoma, Texas and Corina (Jose) Ponce of Pampa; nine grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 29, 2011 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown. Burial followed at Robstown Cemetery.
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