Andelia L. Garza

September 26, 1919 - March 30, 2016
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Andelia L. Garza, 96, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016.

Mrs. Garza was a devoted wife, dedicated mother and an exceptional grandmother.  Throughout her life she maintained a sweet and simple character that won the trust and hearts of many.  She loved preparing meals for her family and playing poker with her dear friends.

Mrs. Garza was known to be filled with love, interest and compassion towards others, especially her family.

Mrs. Garza is preceded in death by her husband: Guadalupe V. Garza, children: Felipe “Pipe” Garza and Mike Garza, step-son: Jose “Cheche: Garza, granddaughter: Melissa Ann Gutierrez, great-grandchildren: Jorge Alberto Salinas, Jr. and Brandon Green and dear friend: Dave West.

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Priscilla (Hector Mario) Garza Salinas, Leonor “Noni”G. (+Roldan) Chavez, Lorenzo “Larry” (Irene) Garza, Cristelo (Michele) Garza, Andelia (Glenn) Wittke, Patricia G. Ramirez, Roberto (Aida C.) Garza, Mary Lou G. (Richard) Buitron, step-daughter: Eulalia “Lalita” G. Salmon, grandchildren: Hector Mario Salinas, Jr., Jorge Alberto Salinas (Carol Denise) Ricardo Salinas, Miguel Salinas (Elizabeth), Sandee Rodgers (Mike), Selina Chavez, Roldan R.C. Chavez (Meredith), Albert Garza (Claire), Anthony Garza, Jason Garza (Andrea), Cristelo Miguel Garza (Laura) Daniel J. Garza (Cindie), Brenda Castillo, Priscilla Green, Hector Adame, Jr., Carlos Javier Adame, Linda Alicia Martinez (Silverio A.), Roberto Garza (Morgan), Veronica Michelle Garza (David Brian Santos), Rebecca Garza Cuellar (Jorge Alberto), Miguel Antonio Garza (AlexandraTayler Janss), Jennifer R. Robertson (Jessie H Jr.), Joann Barahona (Carlos A.), Vanessa A. Guzman (Sergio), Humberto “Beck” Gutierrez (Melissa) and Christopher G. Cabello , great-grandchildren: Miguel Angel Salinas, Jr., Brandon Paul Salinas, Issac Alejandro Salinas, Justin Albert Salinas, Kalyssa Nicole Salinas, Mayme Kathyrn Salinas, Robert Bradon Sanchez, David Hance IV, Bella Garza, Jacob Garza, William Garza, Cristelo Adan Garza, Calista Garza, Natalia Garza, Kyle Castillo, Katelyn Castillo, Jacob Briseno, Rebecca Alicia Martinez, Abigail Michelle Martinez, Ana Gabriela Martinez, Silverio Andres Martinez, Roberto Antonio Garza, Liliana Michele Garza, Adan Michael Garza, Owen Anthony Garza, Celeste N. Robertson, Camryn J. Robertson, Adam J. Robertson, Jasmine A. Barahona, Sophia I. Barahona, Noah Ivan Guzman and Olivia Nicole Gutierrez, great-great grandson: Jay Andre Salinas, other relatives and dear friend: Robbie West.  The family would like to express their utmost gratitude to Dr. Carlos Orces, caregiver Alma Raquel Grimaldo, Sylvia Garcia, Dolores Cedillo and RN Irasema Cornejo for all their attention.

The family will receive guests Sunday, April 3, 2016, from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, where a holy rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm.  Funeral service will be held Monday, April 4, 2016, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.  Funeral mass will be celebrated at 9:00 am.  Interment will follow to the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be: Jorge Alberto Salinas, Roldan R.C. Chavez, Anthony Garza, Danny Garza, Cristelo Garza, Hector Adame, Jr., Carlos J. Adame, Humberto R. Gutierrez and Christopher Cabello.

Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr. Laredo, Texas (956)723-3611.  You may leave condolences to the family online at

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, April 3, 2016

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041

Rosary at 7:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Monday, April 4, 2016

Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church


1718 San Jorge
Laredo, Texas 78040

Funeral Mass at 9:00 am

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, April 4, 2016

Time: 10:00 am

Calvary Catholic Cemetery


3600 McPherson Ave.
Laredo, Texas 78041


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Born: September 26, 1919
Died: March 30, 2016

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Grace Perez posted on 4/5/16

Noni, My condolences on the loss of your beloved mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this sad time.


Lichita Ramirez posted on 4/5/16

To My dearest Comadre & best friend Mary Lou Buitron, Sorry I just heard about your mom. I went to your house, but was told you moved. My deepest condolence & prayers to you & all your family. Love Lichita Ramirez


Clay Garner Berry posted on 4/4/16

My dearest Noni, I just heard about your mom. My sincerest condolences to you and your family. I pray for strength and peace. Blessings. Love, Clay


Juanita Miranda posted on 4/3/16

Patricia Ramirez, please receive my sympathy on the loss of your mother.


Juanita Miranda posted on 4/3/16

Patricia Ramirez and the Garza family. My sincere sympathy on the loss of your mother.


Jean smith posted on 4/3/16

Noni my love to you and your family in the loss of your wonderful mother. Thank you for sharing the video with me of the poem


Juan & Josie Tenorio posted on 4/2/16

Cristelo , it is with great sadness to hear about the passing of your mom. Our prayers and thoughts for you and your family. Juan & Josie.


Graziella (Chela) Gutiérrez posted on 4/2/16

My heart felt condolences to all the Garza clan. Many great memories of your mom from the colonia and the grocery store. (Fidel Gutierrez+) Sending prayes for strength and peace Con mucho cariño