Manuela Ponce

manuela ponce

Manuela “Neni” Ponce, age 77, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2023, at her home in New Braunfels, Texas surrounded by her loving family. She was born August 16, 1945, to Manuel E. Ponce and Clara Ponce in Pecos, Texas. Manuela was passionate about spending time and creating memories with her family, especially her grandchildren. She loved listening to music and dancing.

She is preceded in death by her father, Manuel E. Ponce, her mother, Clara Ponce, and her sister, Alicia Parra. Manuela is survived by her sons Saul Cinco and his wife, Norma Cinco from Fort Worth, Texas, Pascual Manuel Ramirez and his wife, Lizet Ramirez from New Braunfels, Texas, her five grandchildren whom she greatly adored: Ishmael Ramirez, Christian Ramirez, Ethan Ramirez, Saul Cinco Jr. and Omar Cinco. Siblings, Norberto Ponce, Rosie Ponce, Belen Ponce, and numerous nieces, nephews, and loving friends of the family.

A public memorial mass service will be held on Wednesday, July 26, 2023, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church located at 2709 Alabama Street, El Paso, Texas 79930 at 9:00 am followed by a graveside service at Mt Carmel Cemetery located at 401 S Zaragoza Road, El Paso, Texas 79907 immediately following the memorial mass service.

Manuela was an amazing mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt who will be greatly missed by everyone she so dearly loved.

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  1. What can I say neni you were an amazing mother friend and grandmother you are truly missed dearly and we think about you everyday I know the Lord had other plans for you but we weren’t ready thank you for all the great memories you gave all of us and will continue to give all of us…. David will still bring you to dinner we love you neni we will see you again

  2. Miss you so much suegra. It doesn’t feel real. I keep waiting for you to come downstairs with your Sudoku. Hearing your feet slide on the floor, trying to guess which way you’re going. Your presence is greatly missed and this is all so unreal. I pray that you were greeted by the arms of your parents, Lala, Tata, and sister Lichon. I know for sure Snoopy jumped into your arms with excitement. I miss you, but I’m happy that you’re reunited and that you’ve gained your wings. Please say hello to my mom and take care of our kids. Love you Neni. Until we meet again… 🕊

  3. Neni, you are going to be missed by a lot of family and friends. I will always cherish wonderful memories of you. I remember the times you and I would go dancing and laugh all night . I appreciate all of the advice you gave me and my children. You had such a huge beautiful heart and always loved to play with your grandchildren. Your love for dogs will never be forgotten. I love you Neni very much and missing you. God took another Angel home spending time with Grandma, Grandpa and Tia Lichon. Love you Neni

  4. We, (myself, my family-The Reyes Family) Want to express our sorrows & deepest condolences to “Manuela Ponce’s (Whole) Family. So sorry for your loss. When my Dad (Vidal) heard the news He was heartbroken. Manuela… I want to Thank you! for being my Angel (Protector) during my mother’s passing, (Arcilia Reyes). That meant a lot to me! I love you! Heaven gained a Beautiful Angel!!!! All Our Love, Delma Reyes

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