Antonia G. "Tonia" Molina, 91, passed away on March 24, 2015 in a local nursing home. Tonia was a book room clerk for 15 years with the San Diego Ind. School District. She was a Homemaker and enjoyed cooking, making her tamales and pan de polvo. Tonia also enjoyed sewing, crocheting, quilting, and in earlier years she made floral arrangements. Tonia also enjoyed playing cards (paco), and the maquinitas. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother.
She is preceded in death by her parents Refugio and Sara Gonzalez, husband Ernesto P. Molina, son Oscar Molina, numerous brothers and sisters.
She is survived by two sons, Tomas J. (Lupita) Molina of Alice, Ernesto (Cleo) Molina Jr. of San Diego, one daughter Evita (Donnie) Collins of San Diego, one brother Jose Maria (Tina) Gonzalez of San Antonio, brother in law Hilario Trevino Sr. of San Diego, 15 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren one great-great-grandchild, numerous nieces and nephews.
Honorary Pallbearers: Rodolfo Trevino, Hilario Trevino, Gabriel Gonzalez, Ismael Molina Jr. Active Pallbearers: Tomas J. Molina Jr, Robert R. Molina, Mauricio D.Molina, Ernesto P. Molina, John C. Molina, Oscar Molina, Carlos H. Trevino, Juan O. Trevino.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Home in San Diego with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 26, 2015 at St. Francis De Paula Catholic Church and burial will follow at the San Diego Cemetery.
Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements. Visit www.mauropgarcia.com for family condolences.