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Orelia Moreno

Orelia Moreno passed away peacefully on October 11, 2020. She was 83.

Orelia was born on August 24, 1937 in Christine, Texas to Tomas and Eloisa (Benitez) Robles.

She was a lifelong resident of Aransas Pass where she and her husband, Domingo, made a home and raised their 8 children. Orelia was a devoted wife and dedicated grandmother.

She helped raise her grandchildren. Orelia never met a stranger. Her home was always opened to anyone seeking shelter and in need of a meal. Orelia also loved to travel. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great grand-mother, sister and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.

Preceding in death are her husband: Domingo M. Moreno, Jr; sons: Ronnie Clem and Domingo Moreno, III; daughter: Rosie M. Ochoa; parents: Tomas and Eloisa B. Robles; brothers: Tomas Robles and Cecil Robles; sister: Josephine Juarez and siblings: Joe Robles, Lucy Foster and Robert Robles.

Survivors include her children: Teresa Metrejean (Johnny); Raul Moreno (Amanda); Hope Pena (Roland); Diana Moody (Roy) and Eloisa Moreno; 24 grandchildren; 52 greatgrandchildren; 19 greatgreat grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2020, 11 a.m. at the Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel in Aransas Pass. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening, 8 p.m. at the funeral home. All other services will be private.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass.


Aransas Pass Progress

346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

P.O. Box 2100

Aransas Pass, TX 78336