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Flora Pinales
1923 - 2021

Flora Pinales, 97 of Amarillo, died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021.

Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., today, Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church in Panhandle. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Amarillo.

Flora was born Sept. 26, 1923, in Puerto de Luna, N.M. to Jose and Guadalupe Zamora.

She enjoyed taking casseroles and playing cards with the Over 55 Club and her Panhandle Floozies club. Flora also enjoyed traveling and casinos.

She retired from Pantex and was a wonderful homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Guadalpe and Jose C. Zamora; brothers, Eloy Zamora and Martin Zamora; husband, Bert Pinales; and sons, Raymond and Michael.

Survivors include her daughter, Julie Maggi, of Amarillo; sons, Richard Maggi of San Francisco, Calif., David Pinales and wife Elaine, of Amarillo, Phillip Pinales and James Pinales, both of San Marcos, Texas; sisters, Toni Brasher and Fabiola Fritz, both of Panhandle; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; four nephews; one niece; and many other family and friends.

Family visitation will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home, 2800 Paramount Blvd. in Amarillo.