Pauline M. Delgado, 92, of Port Lavaca, peacefully passed Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021, away after a lengthy illness. She was born June 30, 1928 in Penitas to the late Juan and Catarina Martinez.
She married Alfonso M. Delgado Sept. 21, 1947 in Port Lavaca. She was a beautiful, loving, and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.
She is survived by daughter, Gloria Ochoa (Edward Rendon), of Port Lavaca; sons David Delgado (Nancy) of Victoria and Juan Alfonso Delgado (Cindy) of Wharton; sisters: Ascencion “Bebe” Lopez, Alicia Mata, Melda Ramon (Jesus), of Calallen, Linda Bayarena, of Houston, Katie Delgado (Jim), of Fredericksburg, Virginia; brother, Elias Martinez, of Houston. She is also survived by her 12 pride-and-joy grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren on the way, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and her sisters, Anita Escobedo, Nila Lopez; and brothers, Gregorio Martinez and Cleofas Martinez.
Visitation was held from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, with a Rosary at 6:30 p.m. at Angel Lucy’s Funeral Home in Port Lavaca. A funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church in Port Lavaca.