Maria "Mary" Munguia, 72, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2008, surrounded by her family.

She was born Sept. 12, 1936 in Falfurrias to Domingo and Susana Garcia Munguia. She was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church and a longtime resident of Robstown.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Domingo and Susana Munguia; and her brother, Pedro "Pete" Munguia.

Survivors include her daughter, Diane (Ira Herrero) Munguia of Corpus Christi; two brothers, Andres (Josefina) Munguia Sr. and Jose (Julie) Munguia, both of Robstown; two sisters, Josie (Ruben) Munoz and Janie (Joe) Silguero Sr., both of Robstown; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 15 and 16, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel.

Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 17, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.