December 6, 1965 ~ September 14, 2022

Born in: San Antonio, TX
Resided in: San Antonio, TX

Maria “Mary” Filomenia Drzymalla passed away, aged 56, on September 14, 2022. She was born on December 6, 1965, daughter of Santiago and Carmen Perez.Maria is survived by her father, husband Kenneth Ray Drzymalla, brothers Jimmy Perez, Richard Perez, Rudy Perez, and Freddy Perez. Maria is also survived by her four children and their spouses: son and daughter in law Joseph and Amanda Drzymalla, Daughter and son in law Dana and Adrian Caballero, son and girlfriend Jeffrey Drzymalla and Stephanie Peña, and son and daughter in law Justin and Katie Drzymalla as well as multiple step children, neices, nephews, and extended family.Maria is proceded in death by her mother,   husband Edward Drzymalla, brother Frankie Perez, sister in laws Joyce Radicke and Doris Drzymalla, and neice Starr Cerda.Maria loved big and was especially dedicated to her grandchildren, Alicia Drzymalla, Neveah Drzymalla, Madison Drzymalla, Samuel Drzymalla, Michael Caballero, Edward Drzymalla, Charlie Drzymalla, Travis Atkins, Logan Atkins, Owen Atkins, and Alex Puchot.Maria was a true country girl residing in Stockdale for many years with her first husband Edward and their children. She loved country music and a covered porch was her favorite dance floor. Maria loved to sit and watch the sunrise over fields of wildflowers with a cup of coffee in her hand. Maria also loved family trips down to the Texas coast and would go many times each summer. Although she liked to travel,  her favorite trip each year was to Calaveras Lake for the annual family Easter celebration. She enjoyed spending that time frying catfish and playing washers with her family. She was especially known for the eccentric Halloween costumes she made each year for trick for treating with her grandkids.
Maria was an employee at Mission Trail Baptist Hospital for many years and felt that her coworkers were more like family. She was a patient teacher and, although small, she could run circles around everyone. She was a very hard worker and loved her job as a PCA.Maria was very dedicated to her family. She had a giving heart and loved to take care of others. She was a shining of example of selfless love and will be missed by so many.

Services

Visitation: September 20, 2022 5:00 - 8:00 pm

MeadowLawn Funeral Home
5611 E. Houston St.
San Antonio, TX United States

78220
www.meadowlawnmemorialpark.com

Rosary: September 20, 2022 7:00 pm

MeadowLawn Funeral Home
5611 E. Houston St.
San Antonio, TX United States

78220
www.meadowlawnmemorialpark.com

Service: September 21, 2022 10:00 am

MeadowLawn Funeral Home
5611 E. Houston St.
San Antonio, TX United States

78220
www.meadowlawnmemorialpark.com

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  1. CandleImageOn the day you made your way to Heaven the sunset was absolutely beautiful, the colors in the sky were breath taking and I knew that it was you shining all your love on us. I miss you already but you will forever live in my heart, my thoughts, my memories and in my prayers. I love you so much Maria.

  2. CandleImageOn the day you made your way to Heaven the sunset was absolutely beautiful, the colors in the sky were breath taking and I knew that it was you shining all your love on us. I miss you already but you will forever live in my heart, my thoughts, my memories and in my prayers. I love you so much Maria.

  3. CandleImageMaria!
    You were everyone’s work mom, friend and leader! You worked hard and proud!
    Your laugh was contagious and your heart was that of Gold! You absence is truly evident throughout the mission trail family. Rest easy my friend, we got it from here.

  4. CandleImageSo sorry to hear you have pased Maria..Wat a wonderful lady you are..You took such great care Of John and was so greatful..so fun to hang out woth..ypu will be so missed..Healing Prayers for your family❤

  5. CandleImageMy condolences to Katie and Justin. You showed so many pictures of all the time you spent together. May God give you peace strength to endure this pain and may you cherish all the memories in your heart and continue her legacy with your children.

  6. CandleImageMaria had such a big heart and was always positive. She is missed everyday. My condolences go out to Dana and all of her family.

  7. CandleImage“We never would have felt ready to say good-bye to someone as special as Aunt Mary but this timing feels especially tough. Wishing your family comfort and strength for the days and weeks ahead. We’ll be praying for all of you.”

  8. CandleImageCould not believe it when I heard you had passed away. You were always so full of life and energy and always has a smile on your face no matter what. You were a blessing to the patients you cared for and it was a blessing and a privilege for me to have worked with you. My prayers are with your family and I know you are looking down on them from heaven.

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