Mary T. “Guera” Avalos of Uvalde passed away on September 28, 2018 at Uvalde Memorial Hospital at the age of 75. She was born on June 22, 1943 in Uvalde to Tomas Mata Avalos and Santos Chavez Torres.
She loved to play the Pigskin football contest in the Uvalde Leader News.
She is survived by her husband, Cipriano Galindo of Uvalde; son, Mario Javier “MJ” Miller of College Station and Brezlyn Shae Barthelemy of Uvalde; sister, Carmen Alvarado and husband, Reynaldo of Uvalde; brother, Jose T. Avalos and wife, Carmen of Schertz; special niece, Anna Alamillo McAdams of Uvalde, special nephew, Ricardo Alamillo of Boerne; aunt, Romana A. Gonzales of Uvalde and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Vasalisa “Nena” Cruz and Vicenta “Chenta” Avalos Alamillo; brothers, Tomas Avalos, Jr., Fidel Avalos and Alfredo T. Avalos.
Memorial donations may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic School, 401 W. Leona, Uvalde, Texas 78801
Visitation will begin on Monday at 3:00 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A rosary will be held on Monday and Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. with a funeral mass to be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be JR Guevara, Cruz “Chicho” Rodriguez, Agusto “Gus” Estrada, Eddy Oakley, Ricardo Almaras, Eddie Rodriguez, Alfredo Avalos, Jr., TJ Avalos and Joe Contreras.
Cipriano Galindo and extended family of Mary Avalos,
My sincere condolences in the loss of a beautiful lady. Mary and I were good friends from “el barrio” and had the honor of working together at Wal Mart for 25+ years. Mary will be greatly missed not only by her loving family but her many friends. I will treasured our memories together as friends and fellow workers. Thank you for allowing to be at her bedside with all of her loving family at the time of her last breath. I will continue praying for the soul of Nary and may she Rest in Heavenly Peace. Until we see each other my sweet friend. 💛😇
Susie S. FetnandezUvalde, TX
Sorry for your loss our condolences to you Cipre and the Avalos family prayers and hugs to all of you.
Guadalupe M LopezUVALDE, TX
I am so sorry to hear about Guera's passing. My deepest condolences to Cipriano, the Avalos and extended families. May Guera rest in peace and may God bless and comfort you all.
Eva RamosSan Antonio, TX
Our most sincere condolences to you and the family.
May God comfort you with his Blessings and Peace as you'll go through this difficult time. Hold tightly to your lifetime of precious memories and know that Guerita is at home in PEACE!!
Cruz and Juanita SantosUvalde, TX