Graciela Estringel, entered into eternal rest peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 in a Corpus Christi hospital. She was born in San Diego, Texas on March 5, 1945 to Indalecio and Teresa G. Garcia.

She is preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Jesus Indalecio Garcia and Jose Luis Garcia.

Graciela is survived by her husband of 47 years of marriage, Roel Estringel of Premont, Texas; one son, Roel J. Estringel of Premont, Texas; one daughter, Marta Teresa (Celso) Villarreal of Premont, Texas; one granddaughter; one sister, Delia Carmen McCraw of Corpus Christi, Texas; two sisters-in-law, Argelia (Eloy) Ochoa and Dr. Neida Estringel both of Laredo, Texas.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday, June 29, 2015 at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Premont, Texas with a Vigil for the deceased will be held at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Premont, Texas. Cremation will follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mu Omega for a memorial scholarship fund in honor of Graciela.

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Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home