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Lorina Prieto Tejada

July 30, 1934 — April 2, 2023

 Lorina P. Tejada

July 30, 1934 - April 02, 2023


  With heavy hearts we are sad to announce that on April 02, 2023 at the age of 88, Lorina Tejada passed away. She was predeceased by her husband Camilo Tejada, Oct 12, 2012. She's survived by her brother José Manuel Prieto (wife Luz Olga) of Alpine, Tx.

 Her children Jaime, Maria, Mario, Teresa and José Antonio and 7 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. 

  Lorina was born in Marfa on July 30, 1934. Granddaughter of Jose Prieto a Homesteader of Pinto Canyon in early 1900s. Daughter of Jose Prieto and Francisca Vasquez. She lived her early life In Carrizo and Ojinaga Mexico and eventually moved back to Marfa. She married in 1960 and went on to raise 5 children. She was a caring Mother, Aunt, Sister and Friend to everyone. She was a woman of Faith and lived by the Catholic Religion. 

  The greatest achievement was raising her children and leaving a nurturing gift of family and love.

  The Rosary and Mass will begin at 1 p.m. April 5th at Saint Mary's Catholic Church in Marfa, Texas. Burial at Merced Cemetery with Reception following soon after at the Parish Hall. 

  Arrangements were made by Mobile Mortician of Texas of Fort Davis, Texas. 


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Service Schedule

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Thursday, April 6, 2023

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Saint Marys Catholic Church

211 W San Antonio St, Marfa, TX 79843

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