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Nicolasa Flores Tijerina

Nicolasa Flores Tijerina went to be with the Lord Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 in Corpus Christi, at the age of 98. Nicolasa was born in Victoria, on Oct. 22, 1920 to Higinio Flores Sr. and Eugenia Longoria.

Mrs. Tijerina was preceded in death by her husband, Jesus Javier Tijerina; one daughter, Maria (+Juan) Martinez; her parents, Higinio Sr. and Eugenia Flores; one grandson, Juan J.J. Martinez Jr.; one great- great-granddaughter, Nichole Peña; one great-great-grandson Alexander Nicolas Silva; and seven siblings, Antonio Longoria Flores, Julia Flores, Olivia Flores, Tomas Flores, Higinio L. Flores J.R., Leonardo Flores and Samuel Flores.

Left to cherish her memory is her son, Pedro F. (Nellie); five grandchildren, Terry Tijerina Milam, Pete Tijerina Jr., Anna Martinez, Dolores Martinez and Paula Jones; and four great-grandchildren, Pete, Cassidy, Tyler and Jacquelyn.

She will be missed and loved dearly by all her family and loved ones.

Visitation was held Monday, Feb. 18 2019 at Charlie Marshall Funeral Home with a Rosary recited that evening.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 at Saint Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church in Aransas Pass. Christian Burial followed at Aransas Memorial Park in Rockport.

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Arrangements entrusted to Charlie Marshall Funeral Homes and Crematory.


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