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Marta G. Flores

Joe Denoyer - August 15, 2022 4:07 pm

Marta G. Flores, age 73, died Sunday, August 14, 2022, at her home in Ulysses, Kansas. She was born February 2, 1949, in Orange Grove, Texas, the daughter of Alfredo and Rebeca (Rios) Garza.

Marta married Enemencio C. Flores on December 20, 1965, in Freemont, Ohio. After they moved to Ulysses, she worked for USD 214 and also at the Western Prairie Care Home. Marta enjoyed watching Spanish soap operas on television, shopping and attending church. She treasured the time spent with her family and family parties, and always enjoyed being around happy people and having a good time. Marta will be remembered for her kind and servant heart. Everyone that met her soon became the recipient of her gracious personality.

Marta is survived by sons, Jimmy Flores of Ulysses, Eddy Flores of Ulysses, and Israel Flores and wife Kortney of Collinsville, Oklahoma; daughter, Idalia Franco and husband Marcus of Ulysses; one brother, Ramiro Garza of Kansas City, Kansas; two sisters, Noelia Carabajal and husband Anestacio of Ulysses, and Lucia Gutierrez of Wichita, Kansas; ten grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Marta is preceded in death by her parents, Alfredo and Rebeca Garza; husband, Enemencio; sister, Amalia Banuelos, and brother, Alfredo Garza, Jr.

Graveside service will be Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at 2:00 PM at Ulysses Cemetery in Ulysses, Kansas with Pastor Rafael Franco officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 16, 2022, from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Garnand Funeral Home, Ulysses, Kansas. Arrangements are in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave., Ulysses, Kansas 67880. Condolences may be posted at

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