DOWNEY - Margarita Flores, born in El Paso, Tex., on Oct. 28, 1926 to Emetrio and Maria Cortez, passed away Jan. 18 at age 84.Flores, a Catholic, enjoyed riding her bike, dancing, watching the Dodgers, going to casinos and being with her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Narciso, and her daughter, Margarita Ocegeda. She is survived by her sons, Alfedo (Diana), Lorenzo (Maria) and Michael (Maria) Flores; daughters, Gloria (David) Sanders, Angelina (Gilbert) De Leon and Estela (Tony) Flores-Smith; 18 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Downey Zrelak Family Mortuary is handling services.
********** Published: January 13, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 39