Maria A. “Gore” Garcia, 75, went to be at peace on Tuesday, November 27, 2012. 

She was born on January 19, 1937 in Corpus Christi, Texas to Antonio and Genoveva Monsivaiz Ramirez. Maria resided most of her life in Corpus Christi and was also a private home healthcare provider.  She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother, aunt and friend who will be dearly missed by everyone who knew her.  

She is preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Manuel Ramirez and  Leonel Ramirez; and one sister, Ramona Gonzalez.

She is survived by her two daughters, Rosie (Frank “Pancho”) Hinojosa of McAllen, Texas, Genoveva “Gigi” Garcia of Corpus Christi, Texas; special daughter, Cheri (Ron) Elsner of Annaville, Texas; three sisters, Ole (The Late Jesus) Gamez of Corpus Christi, Texas, Esther (Juan) Soria of Alvin, Texas, Melinda (Joe) Castillo of Brady, Texas; Francene Phoenix, Frankie Hinojosa, John Albert Hinojosa, Eddie Orlando Garcia, and Crystal Garcia. She was also blessed with 11 great grandchildren, 1 great great granddaughter, nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 1 p.m. on Friday, November 30, 2012 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. Burial followed at Robstown Memorial Park Cemetery.

Arrangements Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.