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Official Obituary of

Leonila Lord "Lela"

May 31, 1941 ~ February 17, 2024 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Leonila Lord "Lela" Obituary

Leonila Lord "Lela", 82, of Brownsville, passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at Solara Hospital in Brownsville.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Leopoldo and Dolia Tijerina; husband, Robert Richard Lord; her son, Mark Anthony Lord, and her sister, Minerva Uresti.

Leonila Lord is survived by her children: Lisa Lord (Juan), Lynda L. Lord, Michael J. Lord (Claudia), Celia L. Lord, Robert Richard Lord, Jr., and Sergio Nicolas Lord (Rhonda); siblings: Natalia Wells, Ofilia Cantu, Arturo Tijerina, Elida Tijerina, and Bertha Landez; 7 grandchildren: Sarah M. Muñoz, Ramsey R. Muñoz, Leann L. Lord, Mark A. Lord, Amy L. Lord, Christian J. Lord, and Xavier C. Lord.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 - 9:00 pm with a Rosary at 7:00 pm Friday, February 23, 2024, at Garza Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 am Saturday, February 24, 2024, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Committal will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be, Michael J. Lord, Mark A. Lord, Ramsey R. Muñoz, Ricardo Alfaro, Arturo Alfaro, Jr., Sergio N. Castañeda, and Juan M. Figueroa.

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February 23, 2024

4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Garza Memorial Funeral Home
1025 E. Jackson
Brownsville, TX 78520

February 23, 2024

7:00 PM
Garza Memorial Funeral Home
1025 E. Jackson
Brownsville, TX 78520

Funeral Service
February 24, 2024

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church
1200 Lincoln St.
Brownsville, TX 78521

February 24, 2024

11:00 AM
Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens
4464 Old Port Isabel Rd
Brownsville, TX 78526


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