She was born on Feb. 22, 1926 in Helena, to Marce Rosales and Juanita (Alvarado) Rosales.
Survivors include her children, Sylvia C. (David) Diaz of Helotes, Pete A. Cordaway of San Antonio, Alice (Ben Fernandez) Cordaway of Elmendorf, Edward (Margie) Cordaway of San Antonio, Yolanda C. (Toribio, Sr.) Garcia of Elmendorf and James Cordaway of Orlando, Fla.; and by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Cordaway is preceded in death by her husband Pete Cordaway.
Visitation began Monday, June 16 at 3 p.m. at the Rhodes Funeral Home. A prayer service was held that evening at 7 p.m.
A funeral service was held Tuesday, June 17 at 10 a.m. at Rhodes Funeral Home.
Burial followed in the Karnes City Cemetery. Pallbearers were Edward Cordaway, Pete Cordaway, James Cordaway, Joshua Garcia, Toribio Garcia, Jr. and Jonathan Garcia. Arrangements entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home.