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Obituary – Maria Isabel Gallegos
August 4, 2018
MISSION – Maria Isabel Gallegos, age 76, passed away on July 31, 2018, at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen. She loved coffee and made What-a-burger a daily tradition. She is well remembered as the owner and director of Carino Child Care, and cared for many children in the Mission community. Isabel loved God, and was very active in her church.
She was preceded in death by her parents Juventino and Antonio Olivarez; brother Juventino Olivarez Jr.; and a sister Blanca Estella Probasco.
Isabel is survived by her husband, of 58 years, Alfonso Gallegos; children Alfonso (Norma) Gallegos Jr., Irene Gallegos; grandchildren Krystal (Isreal) Sanchez, Kassandra (Guillermo) Marroquin, Aaron Gallegos, Kaitlyn Gallegos. She is also survived by her sister Maria Elena Romero.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 1-9 pm with a 7pm prayer service at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Cremation will follow.
Services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home of Mission.