December 30, 1940 - February 21, 2021
Dora J Figueroa ,80 of Grand Prairie,TX was born in Laredo, TX December 30th, 1940 and went home to be with The Lord, Sunday evening, February 21st, 2021 at the home of her grandchildren in Arlington, TX. Dora Figueroa was a beloved teacher for DISD, she taught special needs children for over 25 years. She also loved to play softball in her 30's and 40's and won many tournaments. Dora was lovingly referred to as "Memaw" by her adoring family. Her favorite place was her outdoor porch swing under her oak tree which she herself planted in 1970. She loved to have gatherings, especially during the holiday season as well as all baby showers, birthdays and any important milestones were all shared at Memaws house. It was a place of solace and comfort knowing she would be there waiting to converse and laugh with you about whatever was on your mind. She would be happily waiting on her red couch by the front door welcoming you with her lovely smile. Memaws favorite holiday was Thanksgiving and it was always celebrated at her house where she poured all her love into her family recipes that were passed down from generation. She adored spending every minute she could with her family. Her house was always filled with joy, laughter and love from everyone always being around. She was content with just being at home surrounded by people that loved her and loved each other. She is survived by her daughter Sandra Figueroa, daughter Sonia Gomez son in law Paul McCutchin, son Danny Figueroa as well as 7 grand children Brandon, Erick, Krystal, Derrick, Justin, Stephanie, Darron , as well as 16 great grand children Derrick, Marissa, Alex, Natalie, Andy, Abigail, Autumn, Jocelyn, Niya, Salvador, Layla, Noah, Thalia, Aria , Denver, Levi. She was the Matriarch of our family and will be truly missed. She was preceded in death by her parents: Salvador and Maria Lopez , sister Yari Espinoza , niece Yvette Nevarez and great grandchildren : Erick Gomez , Dawson Rodriguez.
Dora J Figueroa ,80 of Grand Prairie,TX was born in Laredo, TX December 30th, 1940 and went home to be with The Lord, Sunday evening, February 21st, 2021 at the home of her grandchildren in Arlington, TX. Dora Figueroa was a beloved teacher... View Obituary & Service Information
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