Manuela B. Cortines

Manuela B. Cortines

Manuela B. Cortines, 99, of Goliad, died Friday, Aug. 9, 2019. 

Ms. Cortines was born Dec. 1, 1919, in Goliad to Juan and Eloisa Garcia  Baldez.

She was preceded in death by her parents: her husband, Adolfo; two daughters, Darcilia Vera and Viola Cortines; a son, Desafredo Cortines; sisters, Clara Ramirez and Estella Ybarbo; and brothers, Ruben, Guadalupe and Ernan Baldez.

Survivors includea son-in-law, Ismael Vera;  two sisters-in-law, Lilly May and Barbara Baldez; and numerous nieces and nephews.  

Visitation was held at 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, at Grace Funeral Home with a rosary recited at 7 o’clock. 

The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Father Ty Bazar officiating. Burial will follow in the La Bahia Cemetery. 

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Grace Funeral Home, Goliad.

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