Maria Dolly Tamayo Olarte, a resident of Rowlett for 46 years, passed away March 12, 2019, at the age of 76. She was born November 13, 1942, in Sopetran, Colombia, to Fransisco Tamayo and Carmen Olarte. Maria was of the Catholic faith and retired after many years as a seamstress.
Maria is survived by daughter: Luz Maria Tamayo-Washington of Garland,TX; sisters: Irma Tamayo Olarte, Mariluz Tamayo Olarte, and Nora Elena Tamayo Olarte all of Medellin, Colombia; grandson: Therone Terrell Washington, Jr. She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Luz Maria De La Vega, and brother Fransisco Luis Tamayo.
A memorial mass will be held at 10:00 am Friday, March 22, 2019, in Sacred Heart Cemetery Mausoleum.