Maria Cornejo

Maria Socorro Cornejo (Castro)

Saturday, September 12th, 1942 - Saturday, June 13th, 2020
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Maria Socorro Cornejo, age 77, passed away on June 13, 2020 in Waxahachie, Texas. She was born on September 12, 1942 in Zacapu, Michoacan, Mexico to her parents, Maria de la Cruz and Domingo Castro. Maria was a very generous, charitable, and happy woman. She would open her house up to anyone. She in enjoyed cooking, listing to music, having her morning coffee, eating spicy food, spoiling her grandchildren, and talking on the phone with her family. Maria, “Mami Coyo” was a woman who gave an abundant amount of love to her family. She would always get good advice and was good at scolding people when needed. Maria will be deeply missed and forever remembered by so many.

Mami Coyo is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Santiago Artemio Cornejo; 11 children, Santiago Cornejo and wife Silvia, Alfonso Cornejo and wife Teresa, Lourdes Garduño and husband Rodolfo, Edith Cornejo, Raquel Cabrera and husband Herman, Artemio Cornejo and wife Itzia Vianey, Maribel Barragan and husband Jose, Rosalba Santiago and husband Anderson, Ricardo Ruben Cornejo and wife Elizabeth, Edgar Cornejo and wife Lupita and Antonio Cornejo; 33 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; sister, Isabel Castro; brother, Antonio Castro and numerous other nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Jesus, Manuel y Roberto and granddaughter, Izabella Marie.

Visitation for family and friends will be held on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie, Texas.

A funeral service will be held at 9 AM on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at Waxahachie Spanish Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Waxahachie. Interment will follow at Gateway Memorial Park Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main St., Waxahachie, Texas 75165. (972)937-2211

María Socorro Cornejo, de 77 años, falleció el 13 de junio de 2020 en Waxahachie, Texas. Nació el 12 de septiembre de 1942 en Zacapu, Michoacán, México. Sus padres: María de la Cruz y Domingo Castro. María Socorro era una mujer muy generosa, caritativa y feliz. Le abría las puertas de su casa a cualquier persona. Le gustaba cocinar, escuchar música, tomar su café en la mañana, comer comida picante, mimar a sus nietos y hablar por teléfono con su familia. "Mami Coyo" fue una mujer que le dio mucho amor a su familia. Ella siempre daba buenos consejos y era buena para regañar cuando era necesario. Será profundamente extrañada y recordada para siempre.

A “Mami Coyo” le sobrevive su amoroso esposo, Santiago Artemio Cornejo, con quien estuvo casada 60 años. Tuvieron 11 hijos, Santiago Cornejo y su esposa Silvia, Alfonso Cornejo y su esposa Teresa, Lourdes Garduño y su esposo Rodolfo, Edith Cornejo, Raquel Cabrera y su esposo Herman, Artemio Cornejo y su esposa Itzia Vianey, Maribel Barragan y su esposo José, Rosalba Santiago y su esposo Anderson, Ricardo Ruben Cornejo y su esposa Elizabeth, Edgar Cornejo y su esposa Lupita y Antonio Cornejo; 33 nietos y 14 bisnietos; Sus hermanos Isabel y Antonio Castro. Así como numerosas sobrinas, sobrinos, familiares y amigos.

Ella es precedida en la muerte por sus padres, tres hermanos: Jesús, Manuel y Roberto y su nieta, Izabella Marie.

La visita para familiares y amigos se llevará a cabo el miércoles 17 de junio de 2020 de 6:00 PM-8:00 PM en la Casa Funeraria Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin en Waxahachie, Texas.

El jueves 18 de junio de 2020 se celebrará un servicio funerario a las 9 de la mañana en la Iglesia Adventista del Séptimo Día de Waxahachie. El sepelio tendrá lugar en el cementerio Gateway Memorial Park.

Los arreglos están bajo la dirección de la Casa Funeraria Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin, 511 W. Main St., Waxahachie, Texas 75165. (972)937-2211

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home
    511 W. Main St.
    Waxahachie, Tx 75165
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  • Service

    Thursday, June 18th, 2020 | 9:00am
    Thursday, June 18th, 2020 9:00am
    Waxahachie Spanish SDA
    122 5 Points Rd
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
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  • Interment

    Thursday, June 18th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Thursday, June 18th, 2020 11:00am
    Gateway Memorial Park
    Address Not Available
    Waxahachie, Tx 75165
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