Maria Quintero, 84, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018 in Lubbock. Services for Mrs. Quintero will be 10:00 Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in The Chapel of Broadway Funeral Directors with Pastor Lauro Hernandez officiating. Burial will follow in the City of Lubbock Cemetery under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors.
Maria was born June 29, 1933 in Los Ebanos, Tx to Gonzalo & Juanita Leal. She married Heliodoro Quintero on November 1, 1953 in Edinburgh and was a home maker and a catholic. She enjoyed quilting, embroidering, gardening, working on word search puzzles, watching Days of Our Lives & The Price is Right. Although Mrs. Quintero had many interests, what she loved the doing most was spending time on the beach and being with her grandchildren and family.
She is survived by her two sons, Isaac Quintero (Sylvia), George Leal (Monica) all of Lubbock; two daughters, Josie & Ricky Alaniz of San Juan, Gloria Revilla of Lubbock; one brother, Lucio Leal of Rosenburg; four sisters, Janie Almaguer of Mission, Rosa Ozuna of Donna, Ofelia Trevino of Lorenzo, Encarnacion Whitaker of Seguin; sixteen grandchildren; twenty-nine great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Frances Hockaday; three brothers, Pete Lopez, Chavelo Leal, Polo Leal