Margarita E. Delgado, 89, passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2010. She was born on Nov. 10, 1920 in Mathis, Texas to Leonardo and Andrea Ramirez Estraca. She was a Catholic and a longtime resident of Robstown.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Antonio Delgado Sr.; two brothers, Jose Bela and Roberto Estraca; and a sister, Maria Tamez.

She is survived by her children, Margarita Herrera of Robstown, Texas, Oscar (Delia) Delgado and Oracio Delgado, both of Belton, Texas, Antonio (Orfalinda) Delgado of Sinton, Texas, Leonor (Enrique) Mendez, Jay (Gilma) Delgado, Becky (Juan) Gomez, Robert Delgado, and Teresa (Luis) Garza, all of Robstown; 35 grandchildren, 62 great-grandchildren, eight great-great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 19, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 20, 2010 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

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