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Obituary for Manuela Olivarez

Manuela  Olivarez
Manuela (Guajardo) Olivarez passed from this heavenly earth, on Monday, February 23, 2015 in San Angelo, Texas at the age of 89.
Manuela was born on April 29, 1925 in Sinton, Texas to Felix and Guadalupe (Yanez) Guajardo. On August 18, 1941 she married Jesus Hernandez Olivarez in Sinton, Texas. They were blessed with six wonderful children. Manuela and Jesus moved to Brady in 1959. She worked for Roddie Wool for 20 years. Manuela greatly enjoyed photography and taking pictures with her family. She loved traveling and being outdoors. She also loved to garden and grew the most beautiful flowers. Manuela dearly cherished every moment that she spent with her family. Her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren were the highlight of her life. The many wonderful memories that have been made through the years will be forever cherished by the ones who knew and loved her.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Jesus Olivarez; one son, Jimmy Olivarez; one daughter, Angelita Olivarez; her parents; one grand daughter; two brothers; and two sisters.
Survivors include; two sons, Charlie Olivarez and wife Fidelia of Brady, Texas, and Raymond Olivarez and wife Mary of Iowa; 2 daughters, Lupe Ordonez and husband Isidro of California, and Oralia Gonzales of San Antonio, Texas; one daughter-in-law, Lupe Olivarez of Illinois; sixteen grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.