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Maria Dolores Palafox

October 10, 1939 — December 7, 2023

When you lose someone you love, you gain an angel you know.

On December 7, 2023, our lord had decided for our sweet and beautiful, Maria Dolores Palafox at the age of 84, had earned her wings and to join him for eternal peace.

She was born to Leonardo Larios Paz and Maria Guadalupe Guiterrez in Lagos de Moreno, Jalisco, Mexico where she was one of 18 children.

Part of her journey on earth was managing her family-owned portrait studios.

Maria Dolores is preceded in death by her parents, husband; Jose Maria Palafox and son; Jorge Armando Nungaray. She leaves behind her sons; Reynaldo Nungaray (Mary Nungaray), Alexander Nungaray, grandchildren: Rey Nungaray III, Stephanie Kessler, George Nungaray Jr and Chaz Nungaray. In addition to 7 Great grandchildren and her beloved dog.

She will be laid to rest with her husband at Fort Bliss National Cemetery at 11:00 am on Friday, January 19, 2024.

Services entrusted to Sunset Funeral Home-West.

“Precious jewel you glowed, you shone, reflecting all the good things in the world”-Maya Angelou

To send flowers to the family in memory of Maria Dolores Palafox, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Friday, January 19, 2024

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain time)

Fort Bliss National Cemetery

5200 Fred Wilson Ave, El Paso, TX 79906

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