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

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.


Obituary Provided By:

Elmwood Funeral Home & Memorial Park
5750 Hwy 277 South
Abilene, TX  79606
www.elmwoodfuneral.com