Mary Ester De La Cruz
1937 — 2022
Mary Ester Sylva De La Cruz began her eternal rest peacefully at home in the arms of her eldest on Sunday, May 1, 2022. She was surrounded by the love and prayers of her beloved family and many precious friends. Mary Ester was born in Victoria, Texas on September 17, 1937 to Elpidia and Celso Zepeda Sylva. The eldest of five children, she was a mother-figure to all her siblings, and as time went on, she became a mother-figure to their children as well - her precious nieces and nephews. In 1973 she was blessed with a daughter (Denise), and in 1974, a second daughter (Melissa), both who became the center of her world. In later years, upon the birth of her grandchildren (Athena, Neal, and...