Harlingen, Texas - On September 13, 2021, Mary Francis Dalzell, loving wife and mother of eight children passed away at age 80. Mary was born November 1, 1940 in Eastaboga, Alabama. She was married to Robert Dalzell for 51 years, together raising eight children.
Mary ran a successful seafood brokerage and gift shop. She was a member of the Garden Club and 12:30 Club. She touched many lives in South Texas and was well respected throughout the community.
Left to treasure her memory are her husband, Robert Dalzell; her children, Bob, Mike, Mary, Kelly, Louis, Greg, and Paula; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; and her pet, Flo.
Her son, Frank, preceded her in death.
The Dalzell family wishes to thank Bee First Hospice and the Windsor Atrium for their compassionate care.
A memorial service will take place Monday, September 20, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. at Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home. The service will be available for viewing online at: https://www.sanbenitofuneralhome.com/tributes/MaryFrancis-Dalzell
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Mary's honor may be made to the Humane Society of Harlingen, 1106 Markowsky Ave., Harlingen, Texas 78550 (www.hshtx.org
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home, 1400 W. Business 77, San Benito, Texas 78586. www.sanbenitofuneralhome.com
Published by Valley Morning Star on Sep. 18, 2021.