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Maria Cardona August 5, 1929 - January 20, 2022

Maria Nieves (Sanchez) Cardona was born August 5, 1929, to Aniceto and Hermenegilda Sanchez in Del Rio, Texas. In March of 1946, she was united in marriage to Raul Cardona, Sr., in Eagle Pass, Texas. In 1956, the family moved to Albert Lea, Minnesota.

At the time of Maria’s death, she was living at the home of her granddaughter and grand son-in-law Abigail and Michael Fowler.

Maria is survived by her children Rene Cardona and family, Gloria Cardona and family, Ruben (Yolanda) Cardona and family, Tomas (Michelle) Cardona and family, and Luis (Sandra) Cardona and family.

Maria went to Heaven, Thursday, January 20, 2022, at the age of 92 years. She was preceded in death by her husband Raul, son Raul Cardona, Jr., infant son Ruben, her parents, and siblings.

Private ceremony will be held by the family.

Cremation services provided under the care of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark, Missouri. Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com.



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    Rita Peterson says

    Our deepest sympathy to Anita, Cathy, Elena and families at the loss of your mother. She was a special lady. I remember being at your house on High Street and she was always busy in the kitchen. She made sure everyone was fed and cared for. Such a hard worker.

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    Chris F says

    My condolences to Maria’s daughters Kathy, Anita & Elena,
    My prayers are with you and your families.

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