Margarit Sandoval Vela, 88, of Refugio, died Monday, March 30, 2009. She was a homemaker.
She was born June 20, 1920, in San Benito to Juan and Refugia Perez Sandoval.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Alfredo Vela; one son, Roberto Vela; and one foster son, Sammy Kelley.
Survivors include two daughters, Genevieve Cisneros and Esther Vela, both of Refugio; one brother, Salvador Sandoval of Refugio; one foster son (nephew), Jerry Kelley of Corpus Christi; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1, at Moore Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 2, at St. James Catholic Church. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.