Delores Mata Moreno
April 9, 1925  -  August 5, 2017

Delores Mata Moreno


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Elmwood Funeral Home
5750 HWY 277 South
Abilene, TX  79606
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 P.M.
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St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
826 Cottonwood St.
Abilene, TX  79601
Thursday, August 10, 2017
10:00 A.M.
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Elmwood Memorial Park
5750 HWY 277 South
Abilene, TX  79606
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Delores Mata Moreno, 92, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017 at her home surrounded with love from her family and friends. She is now reunited with her loved ones in heaven for eternity.

Rosary will be held Wednesday, August 9, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. located at Elmwood Funeral Home, 5750 US Hwy 277 South. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Francis Catholic Church, 826 Cottonwood St. Burial will follow at Elmwood Memorial Park.

Delores was born on April 9, 1925 to Adolfo Mata and Rafaela Duenes Mata in Gonzales, Texas. As a child, she assisted her parents with helping around the house and taking care of her family. Delores met and later married the love of her life, Jose Moreno. She was a devout Catholic woman who enjoyed attending family gatherings, gardening, spending time with her family, keeping her home clean, and watering her plants. Delores was also an avid dog lover. She enjoyed helping others and often helped in her church’s kitchen. Delores is forever loved and will be missed by her friends and family.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Jose Moreno; son, Tony Moreno; her parents, Adolfa and Rafaela Mata; three sisters and four brothers.
She is survived by her children, Christina Vincent, Gertrude Carriola, John Moreno and Arthur Moreno; sister, Sophia Mata Botello and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, cousins, nieces and nephews.


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  1. SANDRA
    SAN ANTONIO, TX

    MY SINCERE CONDOLENCES, CHRISTINA , JUAN. AND FAMILY , I WAS SO SORRY TO HEAR OF DOLORES'S PASSING.SHE WAS A WONDERFUL LADY WITH A HEART OF GOLD..AN ANGEL ON EARTH WHO HAS NOW GAINED HER WINGS IN HEAVEN.. GOD BLESS.

  2. Emily Arnot
    Houston, TX

    Dear Family,
    I loved Deloros. she always had a smile on her face even when her neck was hurting her. She loved her family so much and loved being with them. She was a fantastic housekeeper who cleaned carefully and completely! She was someone you could count on. She was a wonderful example to her family and friends. She will be missed.
    May God bless you all during this time.
    Love,
    Emily Arnot

  3. Emelia A Curiel
    Abilene, TX

    Our condolences to all the family.She was a sweet lady and we always saw her in church.God bless Lee and Emelia

  4. Mary & Terry Bowman
    Abilene, TX

    My condolences to the entire Moreno Family.

  5. Angela Howell
    Abilens, TX

    My prayers are with you, may you sleep in peace.

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