She was born on April 13, 1922 in Kingsville, Texas to Espetacion Contreras and Andrea Lopez Contreras.
Mrs. Agado was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Espetacion Contreras, Jr. and Luis Contreras; and five sisters, Luvina Caldera, Amelia Cordway, Frances Barraza, Ester Bazan and Ninfa Contreras.
She was survived by her husband of 65 years, Ignacio G. Agado of Edinburg, Texas, who passed away on July 20, 2011.
She is survived by three daughters, Gloria Agado, Guadalupe Agado and Yolanda Agado, all of Edinburg; son, Ignacio (Judy) Agado, Jr. of Sanger, Texas; two grandchildren, Ignacio (Dana) Agado III of Fort Worth, Texas and Melissa May of Krum, Texas; and three great-grandchildren, Erin May, Nigel May and Ignacio Agado IV.
Rosary was recited at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, February 14, 2011 at Turcotte-Piper Mortuary Chapel, Kingsville, Texas. Funeral mass was celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Kingsville, Texas with Fr. Peter Thenan as celebrant. Burial followed in Kingsville at Chamberlain Cemetery.
Services were entrusted to Turcotte-Piper Mortuary, 205 General Cavazos Blvd., Kingsville, Texas.