Mrs. Flores was born in Beeville on Dec. 8, 1931, to Manuel and Juanita Tapia Espinoza. She married Santos Flores on Aug. 30, 1952, in Beeville and was retired from the Beeville Independent School District.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Santos Flores; and a brother, Doroteo Tapia Espinoza.
Survivors include four sons, Raphael Flores, Raul (Laura) Flores, Rickey (Gina) Flores and Roy Flores, all of Beeville; a brother, Manuel Espinoza of Kansas; two sisters, Petra Vasquez of Corpus Christi and Lucy Bray of Oklahoma; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held from 2 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel with a rosary to be recited there at 7 o'clock that evening.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with Father Richard Gonzales officiating. Interment will be held at a later date.
Pallbearers were Joseph Flores, Raul Flores Jr., Ryan Flores, Joshua Flores, Connie Herrera and Valerie Rae Flores.
Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel