Mildred Wright Glass Ochoa(1922 - 2014)

Ochoa, Mildred Wright Glass Mildred Wright Glass Ochoa, 92, of Dallas, entered Heaven on Monday, May 19, 2014. Mrs. Ochoa was born February 20, 1922 to Mary Jane Morrow Glass and L.A. Glass, Sr. in Farmersville, Texas. She was raised in a family of ten children. She graduated from Farmersville High School in 1940 and subsequently moved to Dallas. There she worked for Neiman Marcus where she met her husband, Manuel R. Ochoa. They married in 1948, and son Randy was born in 1949. Seven years later, the Ochoas welcomed twin daughters, Sharon and Carol. The family moved to Richardson, Texas where Mildred was a homemaker and active member of First United Methodist Church of Richardson. Mildred enjoyed spending time with her family. For many years, she faithfully babysat granddaughter Katie. She loved shopping and visiting the tea room at Neiman's with her daughters and entertaining family and friends with her wonderful cooking, including favorites cheese enchiladas and chess pie. She also loved her pets, including her surviving Chihuahua, Lollipop. She was thrilled when family visited from near and far. Mildred is survived by son and daughter-in-law Randall and Leah Ochoa of Richardson, Texas; daughter and son-in-law Sharon and Richard Rogers of Dallas, Texas and daughter and son-in-law Carol and Michael Stanley of Dallas; brother Dr. Larry Glass of Tawakoni, Texas; granddaughter and husband Katherine and Zachary Dillon and great-grandson Harper Rye Dillon, also of Dallas. She is also survived by many cousins, nephews and great nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 2:00 pm at Hurst's-Fielder-Baker Funeral Chapel in Farmersville with the Reverend Dr. Clayton Oliphint officiating. Inurnment will follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery also in Farmersville. Hurst's-Fielder-Baker Funeral Home in Farmersville is in charge of the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts to The or First United Methodist Church of Richardson.

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Published in Dallas Morning News on May 25, 2014