Delma Lerma, 68, of Barstow, Texas went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 14, 2018 at Midland Memorial Hospital in Midland.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM and on Thursday 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM at Pecos Funeral Home Chapel.
A rosary will be held in at the Pecos Funeral Home Chapel at 7:30 pm on Thursday, May 17, 2018.
Mass is scheduled for Friday, May 18, 2018 at 10:00 am at St. Rosa de Lima Catholic Church. There will be no committal service following the Mass.
Delma was born in Barstow to Dionisio Abila Garcia and Manuela Garcia on July 31, 1949. She went to school and graduated at Barstow High School. She was married to Henry Lerma on August 31, 1969 in Barstow. She was a paraprofessional Educator at Crockett Jr. High for 17 years. She was also an election judge for precinct one of Ward County, Barstow City Secretary, Notary Public, and was a Catholic, and in between all that she was one of God’s Angels.
She was proceeded in death by her mother Manuelita Garcia. She is survived by her husband Henry Lerma, their four children Chris Lerma of Odessa, Jaime Lerma, Sonya Lerma, and Imelda Lerma Granado all from Midland; one brother, Lupe Garcia of Barstow; Two sisters, Tencha Contreras of Midland and Norma Garnto of Pecos; her father Dionisio (Nicho) Garcia; 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
The Lerma Family would like to extend their sincere thanks for all the love and support to their friends and the community that have helped them fight this battle, both spiritually and monetary wise. They appreciate the people that were touched by Delma’s heart, our friends at school, bosses at Napa Auto Parts, the doctors, nurses, hospitals, and organizations that were very loving, caring and helpful during their time with their loved one.
Services are under the direction of Pecos Funeral Home.
I miss you so much comadre. There's nothing you wouldn't do for anyone. You had a heart of gold. I love you.
Margie MunnozPecos, TX
Please accept our deepest condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult moment. May the God of all comfort give you strength to endure the pain you are going through. “The day is near when all who have fallen asleep will be awaken”-John 5:28,29
Patrisia MagallonNa, TX
My deepest condolences to Garcia-Lerma family. May God’s eternal light shone upon Delma. my heart is heavy with grief. May God’s Grace be with you all.
Linda Flores LuckieCharleston, SC
Delma was a very kind loving person that always had a smile that was so nice to see we will miss you.
Nancy ContrerasBarstow, TX
I send my deepest condolences. She was a wonderful, sweet and kind person. Her humor made the day brighter.
Gloria EspinoFt. Stockton, TX
Our Sincere Condolences to you all.
May your Angel (my tia Delma)
Rest in Paradise
We Love you
Sandra and Jesse JassoOdessa, TX