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Obituary for Ms. Margaret Cynthia Monsibais

June 8, 1946 - March 20, 2018
San Antonio, Texas | Age 71

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MARGARET CYNTHIA MONSIBAIS
June 8, 1946 – March 20, 2018

Margaret Cynthia Monsibais died in peace on March 20, 2018. She was born on June 8, 1946 in San Antonio, Texas. Margaret was a beloved daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She was lifelong teacher, learner, traveler, cook, and lover of life. Margaret believed strongly in the value of education and she earned an undergraduate degree from Stephen F. Austin, and master degrees from St. Mary's University and UTSA. She had a career for several years as an English and Spanish teacher and school counselor at Rogers and Edgar Allen Poe Middle Schools. In addition to her teaching in San Antonio public schools, she also taught English as a Second Language at night to immigrants and at the juvenile detention center. Throughout her career she impacted the lives of many students and always cherished this role. She also served her community as president of the Optimist Club. She is preceded in death by her parents, Oscar Monsibais, Sr. and Emma Monsibais. She is survived by her siblings Diana Tavares (Rick Tavares, husband), Oscar Monsibais (Glenn Sparks, husband), Richard Monsibais, nieces Veronica Briseño, Nicole Monsibais (Brandon Prater, husband), and Alicia Monsibais and great-nephews Gabriel and Andrés Lara. The family especially thanks Cecilia Padilla and VITAS Hospice for their care of Margaret.

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TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018
2:30PM
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