Maria Serrato who was also known as Maria Medina, age 51, passed away on October 5, 2018. She was born on November 1, 1966 to Jose and Irene Serrato. She graduated from W.B. Ray High School. Maria was employed by C.C.I.S.D. for 10+ years before she was employed at Driscoll Children's Hospital PICU Unit.
She was a loving mother, daughter, sister and aunt.
She will always be remembered for her love of laughter, sense of adventure, her love of traveling and devotion to her family. She was a mother to many since her door was always open. She had a beautiful, generous heart that was known by everyone she encountered.
Maria is preceded in death by her mother, Irene Serrato, sister, Maria Guadalupe Garcia and sister, Irma Serrato Rodriguez.
Maria is survived by her beauties Natasha Medina, Leanna (Trace) Medina, Robin Medina, her beloved grandchildren, Cameron and Jacob Garcia, whom she adored and her life partner Robert Medina. Her father, Jose Serrato, sisters, Aurora (Juan) Nunez, Ana (Ed) Marrero, Rosa (Diomedes) Ramos, Maria (Roland) Valadez, Norma (Paul) Vandevender and brother, Jose Serrato. She is also survived by numerous nephews and nieces that she loved and cherished.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Seaside Reid Chapel. A Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. that same evening. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at the Corpus Christi Cathedral at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Interment to follow at Seaside Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ronald McDonald House 3402 Ft. Worth, Corpus Christi, TX 78411, rmhcofcc.org in memory of Maria Serrato.