Mrs. Maldonado was born June 21, 1977, in Rockdale to Kenneth and Paula Byars. She married David Maldonado on July 26, 2002.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Paula Byars; and sons, Kenneth Dale Maldonado and Jeremiah David Maldonado.
Survivors include her husband, David Maldonado; her father, Kenneth Byars; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ruben and Terry Alonso; a sister, Angela Stansberry; a son, Richard Byars; and a daughter, Chelsea Byars.
A memorial service was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Deacon Luis Treviño officiating.