Maria Elena H. Espinoza, 79, went to be with our Lord on October 16, 2014. She was born on February 06, 1935 in Benavides, Texas to Samuel and Leonor Gracia Hernandez. She was a Catholic, a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church and a cook for the Robstown Independent School District for 15 years. She will be dearly missed by all of her family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her daughter, Silvia Ramon; and three sisters, Leonor Garcia, Ester Adame, and Francisca Garza.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years of marriage, Baldemar C. Espinoza; her children, Ernest Espinoza, Baldemar (Alice) Espinoza, Jr., and David H. (Angelina) Espinoza; three brothers, Samuel Hernandez, Raul Hernandez, and Raymond Hernandez; Kenny Lucio who she raised as a son. She was also blessed with eight grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 18, 2014 & Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 20, 2014 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to: Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.