Mrs. Esther Lopez Delgado, 84, our beloved mother, grandmother, aunt, and friend entered into the glory of her eternal life on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
Esther, a native and lifetime resident of Brownsville, was a very giving and generous person. She loved to cook and spend time with her family and friends. Esther was a devoted mother and grandmother. Esther was a lifetime member of El Calvario Lutheran Church. Esther was deeply loved and will be profoundly missed by all those fortunate to have known her.
Esther was preceded in death by her husband, Ramon Delgado; three sons, Ramon L., Norberto, and Norberto "Beto" Delgado; her parents, Maria de los Angeles and Gerardo Lopez; and five brothers.
Left behind to eternally treasure their memories of her are her children, Adelina "Nina" Delgado Barbosa, Rolando (Celia) Delgado, and Antonio "Tony" (Isabel) Delgado; the granddaughter that was her pride and joy, Diana Michelle Barbosa; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other extended family members.
Visitation will begin today, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the East Chapel at Darling-Mouser Funeral Home with a prayer service scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Sunday. Visitation will resume at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, with the funeral service scheduled for 2 p.m. at El Calvario Lutheran Church, 1157 E. Monroe St. Committal services will follow at Buena Vista Burial Park.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest book, and send your condolences online to the Delgado family at www.darlingmouser.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Darling-Mouser Funeral Home, 945 Palm Blvd., Brownsville, Texas 78520, (956) 546-7111.
Published in Brownsville Herald on Feb. 24, 2013