Sinton – Ofelia L. Balderaz passed away peacefully at her residence on February 1, 2020 with her loving family at her side.
Ofelia was born in Old San Patricio, Texas on August 22, 1926 to Teodoro and Mercedes (Benavidez) Longoria.
Ofelia was formerly employed at Emerald Beach Holday Inn in Corpus Christi. Ofelia, known as Momo to her family, was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt who will be missed by all who knew her.
Preceding in death are a son: Alonzo Balderaz; daughters: Delia DeLeon and Mercedes Perez; sisters: Tomasa Martinez and Francisca Torres.
Survivors include her daughters: Emma Martinez (Martin) of Bastrop, Texas and Janie Galvez (Henry) of Sinton, Texas; sons: Tony Balderaz of North Carolina; Mateo (Sandra) Balderaz, Oscar Balderaz and Paul Balderaz (Belinda), all of Alvin, Texas; Eddie Balderaz and Roy Balderaz (Telma), all of Sinton, Texas; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening, 7:00 PM at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 11:00 AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Sinton.
Burial will follow in Eternal Rest Cemetery, Sinton.
Pallbearers will be Stephen Salone, Kenny Salone, Paul Salone, Jr., Malcolm Stewart, Wally DeLeon and Nathan Balderaz.
Guestbook available on line at www.resthavenfunerals.com
Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.
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