Mass of the Christian Burial was celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013 at St. Patrick Catholic Church for Olivia Mendoza Olivares. Interment followed in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park.
Rosary was recited at 7:00 p.m. Sunday evening in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel, with the family receiving friends and loved ones from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Mrs. Olivares, 66, of Diboll, was born July 19, 1946 in Hamlin, Texas. She passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 in a local hospital.
Survivors include her husband, Manuel A. Olivares of Diboll; son, David Michael Olivares of Conroe; son and daughter-in-law, Mark Anthony and Katie Olivares of Lexington, Kentucky; daughter, Patricia Gail Olivares; six grandchildren; and a number of other family members and friends.
Services have been placed in the trust of Gipson Funeral Home.