Mario E. Flores
Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend Mario E. Flores suddenly passed away on Monday, Nov. 21, 2005.
He was born on Nov. 7, 1954 in Victoria, Texas to Henry A. Flores of Victoria and Beatriz Martinez Flores of Austin.
Mario worked at LCRA for over 25 years. He also owned and operated C & M Testing for the past three years. Between the
years of 1981 and 1988 Mario and Lesa owned and operated Country Gardens Nursery in Austin.
Mario leaves behind his wife and best friend of 30 years, Lesa Preiss Flores; daughters Chloe Flores of Dale and Natalee Walters and son-in-law James of Pflugerville; two small granddaughters, Trinad Sowell and Presley Walters; brothers, Richard Flores and wife Fran of Victoria, Carlos Flores and wife Akiko of Austin; two nieces and two nephews.
A rosary was held Friday, Nov. 25. Funeral services were Saturday, Nov. 26 at St. Mary”s Catholic Church in Lockhart, and burial followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Victoria.
A scholarship fund has been established at the Lower Colorado River Authority Credit Union in Austin for Mario”s daughter, daughter Chloe Flores. You may send donations to P.O. Box 5310, Austin, Texas, 78763.
The family greatly appreciates the outpouring love and support from their many friends and co-workers.