Marisela Maldonado was born in Mexico on December 16, 1954 to Leonel Gomez and Margarita Martinez. Marisela passed away in a Dallas hospital on January 27, 2016. Marisela was raised in Mexico and graduated from Tecnologico De Saltillo University with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry. Marisela moved to Kaufman in 1974 where she worked for Aberdeen and then CHF. Later she opened her own cleaning business “Marcile Cleaning Service” in Kaufman. She was a member of the Saint Ann Catholic Church in Kaufman. Marisela married Sergio Maldonado in September of 1979 in Kaufman. She is survived by her sons: John Maldonado and his wife Crystal of Heartland, Texas and Robert Maldonado of Kaufman, Texas, daughter: Stephanie Maldonado of Kaufman, Texas, brother: Enrique Gomez of Kaufman, Jesus Gomez of Kaufman Raul Gomez of Mexico and Juan Gomez of Dallas, sisters: Sylvia Escobedo of Kaufman and Margarita Gomez of Mexico, grandchildren: Adrian Flores, John Maldonado Jr., Arianna Maldonado and Penelope Thomas, nieces, nephews and other relatives.