Maria Magdalena Castro, of San Angelo, went to be with her Lord and Savior, on Friday, April 26th, 2013, at the age of 55.
Prayer Service will be at 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 29th in Johnson's Funeral Home Chapel, 435 W. Beauregard Avenue. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, April 30th, 10:00 a.m. at the Word of Life Assembly of God Church with Rev. David and Gaynell Smith officiating, located at HWY 87 South Ben Ficklin, San Angelo, Texas. Burial proceedings will take place at Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens, 4989 FM HWY 1223.
Maria was born in San Angelo, Texas February 5th, 1958 to Matilde Longoria Castro and Raymundo Rios Castro, Sr. She attended Central High School and was employed by Ethicon for 27 years.
She was preceded in death by her father; grandparents, Gaudalupe and Refujia; and nephew Guadalupe Luna. She is survived by two older step-sisters, Mary Ruth of Greece and Mary Ann of Galveston, TX; her younger sisters Rose Reece and Lucy Ontiveros and husband Henry of New Iberia, LA; brothers Raymond Castro Jr. II, Rey Mario Castro and wife Olivia L. Castro of San Angelo, Armando Castro and wife Katina S. Castro of Itasca, TX, David R. Castro and wife Rosalinda R. Castro, Rene R. Castro of San Angelo, and SSgt Juan A. Castro of Itasca, TX; and numerous nephews and nieces.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the doctors and staff of Hospice and Trisun Care Center Regency House. Special thanks to Dr. Preito and his staff. Special thanks to many friends who offered their prayers and Carol Rosalez of Carol's Alterations and Colleen Wilson of Al's Formal Wear. The family would also like to thank Johnson's Funeral Home.
Pallbearers are Raymond Castro, Jr. III, Eric L. Castro, Christopher Ontiveros, David Michael Castro, Anthony Ray Chavez, and SSgt Juan A. Castro.