It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Maria Dolores Gallegos of Brownsville, Texas, who went to eternal rest on May 9, 2023, at the age of 95, leaving to mourn her is her children, siblings, family and friends.
Proceeded before her was her husband of 45 years (Gregorio Gallegos Mata), a son Cosme Gallegos (Emilia) and a daughter Petra Champion. Left to celebrate her eternal life are her daughter Rose Champion (Rey), 3 sons, Salome Gallegos (Elicia), Juan Gallegos (Lupita) and Santiago Gallegos and a Step-son Guadalupe Gallegos. Two sisters, Jesusa Alvear (Celso) and Maria Guadalupe Cisneros. Seventeen (17) grandkids, twenty-four (24) great-grandkids and three (3) great-great-grandkids. Numerous nieces and nephews and her friends.
She was very involved with Good Shepherd Catholic Church and Christ the King Catholic Church, with the Food Bank and Saint Vincent de Paul, until her late 70s early 80s. she was a member of The Legion of Mary at Good Shepherd and a Eucharistic Minister.
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