Maricela Costilla, 16, died on Friday, April 10, 2009.

She was born on Aug. 21, 1992 in Corpus Christi. She was a student at Robstown High School where she belonged to the HOSA organization.

She is survived by her father, Francisco Costilla III; her sister, Angelita Francisca Costilla; her brother, Francisco Costilla IV; her grandparents, Francisco Jr. and Dominga Costilla; her aunt, Maria (Daniel) Zapata; her cousin Jeremiah Zapata; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, April 13 and 14, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral service was conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed in Robstown Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.