Maria Bartola Lopez, 88, passed away Sept. 22, 2011.

Lopez was born Aug. 24, 1923 in Robstown to Faustino and Juanita Macias Lopez. She was a Catholic and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ramon Espinoza; five sisters, Maria Santos Lopez, Lecodia Lopez, Cecelia Grimaldo, Virginia Lopez and Viviana Rodriguez; three brothers, Francisco Lopez, Ismael Lopez and Jose Lopez.

She is survived by her nieces, Nona (Luis) Sanchez of Robstown and Cresencia Martinez of Corpus Christi; great-nephews and -nieces, David Sanchez, Tony Sanchez of Robstown, Jose Luis Martinez of Grand Prairie, Francisco (Mary Ann) Martinez, Daniel Martinez, Ruben (Bernie) Martinez, Anastacio (Lupe) Lopez, Faustino (Concepcion “Concha”) Lopez, Frank (Olga) Lopez, Dominga Cuellar, and Irma Prado, all of Corpus Christi; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was held Sept. 25, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 26, 2011 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown. Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown.

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