Beatrice Contreras, age 81, died Sunday, August 4, 2013 in Houston, TX. Services will be at 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 8, 2013 at Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Mario Granado officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 11:00 to 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 8, 2013.
Mrs. Contreras was a kind gentle spirit that loved her family dearly. She attended Poder y Gozo Church as often as possible and enjoyed the gospel music. She retired as a teacher's aide from the Port Arthur School District.
She was preceded in death by her husband Valentin Contreras.
She is survived by her sons, Marco Contreras and his wife Traci, Valentin Contreras, Jr. and Frank Contreras. Two daughters, Maria Shariati and her husband Reza and Patricia Contreras. Eighteen grandchildren and twenty one great grandchildren.