On Sunday, November 29, 2015, Maria Ester Ortegon peacefully passed away surrounded by her family in Watsonville.
Maria was born on May 8, 1947 in Kingsville, Texas to her proud parents; Meliton and Diamantina Ortegon.
Maria enjoyed going to bingo and going on trips to the casino. She loved family gatherings, especially going on walks around the town with her daughter and making conversations with people around town she knew. She also, loved her family deeply. To a loving Mother, Sister, Aunt and Friend you will be forever loved and eternally missed.
She was preceded in death by his parents; Meliton and Diamantina Ortegon and Robert Ortegon and Arturo Ortegon.
Maria is survived by his children; Guadalupe Cruz Jr., and Veronica Cancino. She is also lovingly remembered by her siblings; Jose Luis Ortegon, Olga Mendoza and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Visitation services will be held on Thursday, December 10, 2015 from 3-9PM with a recitation of the Rosary at 7 PM at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel. A service will be celebrated on Friday, December 11, 2015 at 11 AM at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel with a final blessing ceremony to follow at Pajaro Valley Memorial Park.