Mary Stella Olivarez

Mary Stella Olivarez, 71, passed away Oct. 16, 2017. She was born Aug. 27, 1946 in Aransas Pass to Juan and Isabel Vera. She was preceded in death by her father Juan Camacho Vera; ex-husband Antonio R. Olivarez; stepfather Abelardo Rodriguez; one son, Reynaldo Juan Olivarez; one brother, Reynaldo G. Vera; a brother-in-law, Benito Muniz; and one grandson, Lawrence Ashford. She is survived by her son Tony Olivarez (Alicia); and one daughter, Melissa Olivarez Robinson both of Aransas Pass; a daughter Gloria Olivarez (Norma) of Baton Rouge, LA; his mother, Isabel Garza Rodriguez; sisters, Linda Vela (Joe), and Eva Muniz all of Corpus Christi; sister-in-law, Margaret Vera from Aransas Pass; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; best friend, Raquel Barrera; and numerous nieces and nephews. A Rosary was recited Thursday, Oct. 19 at Charlie Marshall Funeral Home in Aransas Pass. Mass was celebrated Friday, Oct. 20, at St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church in Aransas Pass. Burial followed at the Prairie View Cemetery also in Aransas Pass. Online condolences maybe left at


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