Beatrice â€œChickieâ€ Samano passed away at the age of 85 on January 25, 2023 at Solara Hospital, Brownsville, TX. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Celia Samano and a brother, George M. Samano.
Chickie is survived by her children, Celia Galindo (Pedro), Manuel Rodero (Ana Laura), and two grandchildren, Manolo and Karolina Rodero. â€œChickieâ€ is also survived by her brother, Mike Samano (Gloria Jean) and two cousins, Lydia â€œCookieâ€ Wimer and Celina Champion.
Visitation will be held on Friday, February 3, 2023, at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home located at 657 Springmart Blvd., Brownsville, TX, from 11:00 AM until 8:00 PM with the recitation of the Holy Rosary at 6:00 PM. A private family gravesite funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2023, at Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens, Brownsville, TX.
A celebration of â€œChickieâ€™sâ€ life will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, charitable donations can be made to: ASPCA, Gladys Porter Zoo, or Lost and Found Dogs, Brownsville, TX.