Maria Elena Bocanegra
1947 - 2012
Published April 22, 2012 @ 1:53 p.m.
Maria Elena Bocanegra, 65, of Post died Saturday April 21, 2012 at her daughter’s home in Post. She was born January 28, 1947 in Post to Gregrio Soto and Placida Flores. She attended Post schools and later moved to Andrews to live.
In 2010 she returned to Post to be close to her family and friends. Maria’s special interests were: attending church, walking, crocheting and spending time with her family. She is preceded in death by her parents and a sister Sally Rodriguez.
Survivors include: three sons - Gabriel Espinoza of Andrews, Roberto Espinoza, Jr. of Post and Joe Espinoza and his wife Alma, of Andrews; four daughters - Dianna Fox and her husband Ernest of Post, Laura Eaton and her husband Gary of Post, Michelle Rodriguez and her husband German of Andrews and Rebecca Perez and husband Lupe of Lubbock; eight brothers: Cirildo Bocanegra of Denton, Tommie Gomez of South Bend, Indiana, Ramon Guerrero, Sr. of Post, Tino Guerrero of Wilson, Rickey Guerrero of Post, Monico Guerrero, Jr. of Post, Jessie Guerrero of Houston and Joe Angel Guerrero; three sisters - Isabell Armendariz of Post, Josie Armendariz of Post and Chane Guerrero of Post; 25 grandchildren and 46 great-grandchildren; special relative Mary Collazo of Post and special friends Randy and Delia Asebedo of Lubbock.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday April 23, 2012 at the First Baptist Church in Post with Bishop Randy Asebedo officiating. Burial will follow at the Terrace Cemetery. Arrangements are under the personal care of Dee and Janet Justice, Justice-Mason Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Christian Perez, Aaron Fox, Joshua Rodriguez, John Rodriguez, Angel Espinoza and Joseph Espinoza.