Maria C. Herrera, age 96, of Karnes City, Texas passed away May 28, 2021. She was born February 2, 1925, in Roma, Texas to Adolfo Gonzalez and Felicitas Vera. She was the youngest of eleven children. Maria married Leobardo Herrera on September 13, 1950, in Roma, Texas. Together, they raised two daughters. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.
Maria is survived by daughters Noemi Wyatt and husband Charles H. Wyatt MD of Pensacola, Florida, and Maria D. Gonzales and husband Robert M. Gonzales of San Antonio, Texas; grandchildren Charles Wyatt of Miami, Florida, and Matthew Wyatt of Santa Monica, California; Paige and Taylor Gonzales of San Antonio, Texas, and one great-grandchild, Olivia P. Gonzales of San Antonio, Texas.
Visitation will begin at 9:30 AM on Monday, June 28, 2021, at Rhodes Funeral Home in Karnes City followed by a service at 10:30 AM in the funeral home chapel. Internment will follow at 2:00PM at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Karnes County Humane Organization, PO Box 128, Kenedy, TX 78119 or on their website, karnescountyhumane.org.