Lucy Orona, 69, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2010. She was born on May 29, 1941 in Olivia to Pedro and Olivia Garcia Orona. She was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church where she was once also a member of the choir. She had worked for the WIC Program for 30 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and two brothers, Lupe Orona Sr. and Sabas Orona Sr.

She is survived by her children, Sabas (Jessica) Orona Jr., of Portland, and Sonya (Roel) Castro of Robstown; two brothers, Albert (Angie) Orona of Houston, and Victor (Otilia) Orona Sr. of Robstown; her sister, Seferina (Alfredo) Gomez of Robstown; five grandchildren, Peter Castro, Olivia Orona, Erica Orona, Austin Hawkins and Sarah Hawkins; and numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 13, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown. Burial followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown.

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