Maria Reyes Costilla, 94, a native of Sinton, Texas and a former resident of Kingsville died in Madera, Calif. on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, where she had resided since 1964. She was a retired Certified Nursing Assistant. She was the daughter of the late Lucas Acuña and Josefa Valadez Acuña.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ciuerllo; by a son, Ciuerllo Costilla III; and by all of her siblings. She is survived by eight children, all of Madera, Calif.; and was grandmother of 21 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.
Recitation of the Rosary was on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019 at Jay Chapel in Madera, Calif. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019 at St. Joachim Catholic Church in Madera, Calif., with interment following at Arbor Vitae Cemetery also in Madera.
Remembrances may be made to the Alzheimers Association.