Marie Barrera Betancourt was born in San Antonio, Texas, December 7, 1941 to parents, Guadalupe and Elizabeth Barrera. She entered eternal rest in San Antonio, Texas, while at home surrounded by family, January 1, 2018. As a young woman, she graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School. Later, she would move on and earn her nursing license and work in the medical industry for the greater portion of her life. She enjoyed helping people and loved her family with all her heart. She loved her garden and had a real talent for growing anything that would make it more beautiful. Marie was very artistic and enjoyed her arts and crafts. She also aquired quite a large doll collection as years went by.
Marie is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Eusebio Betancourt Sr; children, Robert Edward Barrera and Lee Angelo Cruz (Delma); brother, Edward Barrera; and parents, Guadalupe and Elizabeth Barrera.
She leaves behind her children, Roberta Cruz and Eusebio Betancourt Jr; grandchildren, Kandice (Ambros), Maxine, Samantha, Johnny, Kane, Zion, Abel and Eusebio III; siblings, Jay, Eileen, and Mona; also her good friend, Iris Salazar; and a host of numerous other neices, nephews, family and friends. Although she is gone, memories of Marie will live on. She has touched many lives throughout her life and will be greatly missed by so many.
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