Margarita Contreras Posadas, age 85, of Muleshoe, Texas died Monday, May 4, 2020 in Lubbock, Texas. She was born June 9, 1934 in Mercedes, Texas to Ysidro and Maria (Cantu) Contreras. She married Alfonso Posadas in Mercedes on May 22, 1955.
Margarita was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. She is preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Ventura Acosta; and one son.
Margarita is survived by her husband, Alfonso; her two sons, Hector Posadas and his wife, Lucy of Muleshoe, TX and Robert Posadas and his wife, Agnes of Canyon, TX; her eight daughters, Victoria Morales and her husband, Rosendo of Missouri City, TX, Janie Posadas of Muleshoe, TX, Esmeralda DeLao and her husband, Jose Luis of Canyon, TX, Isabel Posadas of Houston, TX, Sylvia Guerra of Houston, TX, Elizabeth Mata and her husband, Marc of San Angelo, TX, Margarita Mata and her husband, Miguel of Bastrop, TX and Raquel Kirven and her husband, Rashad of Muleshoe, TX; her two brothers, Jose Contreras of Mercedes, TX and Modesto Contreras of Coachella, CA; 33 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.