Maria Noemi Olmeda, 80, died on Monday, December 26, 2016 in a local hospital following a short illness.

Maria was born to Osbaldo and Carlota (Ramirez) Olmeda on September 2, 1936. She retired from Levi Straus company after 25 years of service. 

Survivors: three sisters: Betsy Paez of Alice, Texas, Maria Moreno of Moses Lake, Washington, Gloria Eva Gaona of Brownsville, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will begin on Thursday, December 29, 2016 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. with a Funeral Service to begin at 10 a.m. in the Roberson Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas.

Burial will follow in the New Collins Cemetery.

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Arrangements entrusted to Roberson Funeral Home