Obituary for María De la Paz Ortega Padilla

María De la Paz Ortega Padilla passed away on March 15, 2019 in Amarillo.

Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be at 6:00pm Friday, March 22 at CP Event Center, 310 S Ross. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 am Saturday, March 23 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father José Gomez as Celebrant. Interment will follow in Llano Cemetery under the guidance of Lighthouse Funeral and Cremation Services.

A viewing will be held from Noon to 8:00 pm Thursday, March 21 at Lighthouse Funeral Home, 4207 SW 21st Ave.

Maria was born on January 24, 1935 in Chihuahua, Mexico to Luis Ortega and Manuela Aranda. She was married to Agustín Padilla for 57 years. They were members of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church where she served as a Guadalupana for many years. She will be dearly missed by her family and all who knew her.

Maria was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and 7 siblings.

She is survived by 4 sons, Guadalupe Padilla of Lamar, Colorado, Gilbert Padilla, José Padilla and wife Christina all of Amarillo, Agustín Padilla of Chihuahua, Mexico; 16 grandchildren and 56 great grandchildren.