Mary Elena Delgado peacefully passed away August 9, 2022 in El Campo at the age of 92, just a couple days from turning 93. She was born August 11, 1929 in Winchester, Texas to the late Joe and Clara Vargas Robles, Sr. She was a cook in the public schools for many years.
Mary is survived by her husband, Henry Delgado, Sr.; son, Henry Delgado, Jr. (Janie); sister, Angie Gutierrez; grandchildren, Irma Castillo (Ben), Gabriel Delgado (Nancy), Michael Delgado; great grandchildren, Danielle, Lee and Leo Trevino, Joshua, Brianna, Bethany, Blade and Brandon Castillo, Kathryn and Michael Devon Delgado as well as 15 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Helen Delgado; brothers, Joe Robles, Jr., Luis Robles and sister, Frances Rodriguez.
A rosary will be recited at 9:00 am at St. Robert’s Catholic Church on Monday, August 15, 2022 followed by mass at 10:00 am.
Serving as pallbearers will be Gabriel Delgado, Michael Delgado, Lee Trevino, Jr., Leo Trevino, Ben Castillo and Oscar Rodriguez.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of Wheeler Funeral Home.