Abelina Sauseda Delgado(1926 - 2013)

Delgado, Abelina Sauseda DELGADO, Abelina Sauseda, dear wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away on March 9, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas. Abelina (Billie) was born on November 12, 1926 to Felipe and Juana Sauseda in Corsicana, Texas. After growing up in Corsicana with her two brothers (Ray and Jack) and five sisters (Juanita, Mary, Minnie, Betty and Nellie), Abelina moved to Dallas, where she married Jesse Delgado, her husband of 65 years, in 1948. Abelina was a woman of strong faith and a devoted, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her family, for whom she cooked wonderfully delicious meals, was the sun, moon and stars of her world. Abelina is survived by her husband Jesse Delgado; son Abraham Delgado (and wife Deborah); daughter Mary Louise Delgado Valdez (and husband Raul); grandchildren Miguel A. Mora (and wife Cynthia), Sara Louise Mora, Joseph Richard Delgado, and Madelaine Louise Delgado; great-grandson Miguel A. Mora Jr.; brother Jack Sauseda; sisters Betty Villarreal and Nellie Sauseda; and numerous nephews, nieces and friends. Memorial services at 3pm on Friday, March 22nd, at the chapel of St. Catherine's Catholic Church, 1705 E. Peters Colony Rd., Carrollton, TX 75007. Memorial donations may be made to the or Angelique House, Village of the Incarnate Word, 4707 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209.

Published in Dallas Morning News from Mar. 16 to Mar. 17, 2013