Lilia Goni Osborn

April 25, 1936-Aug. 29, 2020

Lilia Goni Osborn, age 84, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, at Baylor Scott & White Hospital in Rowlett, Texas. She was born on April 25, 1936, to Manuel Goni and Jovita L. De Llergo in Mexico.

On Feb. 14, 1963, Lilia married the love of her life, James Alan Osborn, in Mexico City.

She was a general accountant for Neiman Marcus and later for the oil industry, where she applied her oil revenue accounting skills with Chemical Revenue at Ensco and several other oil companies in Houston.

Lilia loved to travel and was an amazing artist. She was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church. Lilia was also a member of The Red Hatters. Lilia loved spending time with them and so enjoyed their get-togethers. On weekends she loved to take rides in the country.

Lilia is survived by her loving husband, James Alan Osborn of Ennis; sisters, Mary Rodriguez and Guadalupe Azli; nieces, Gloria Ruth Garcia, Teresa Noble, Muncha Noble; nephews, Jorge Goni, Jose Rodriguez, Beto Vasquez, Jose Manuel Hernandez, Juan Manuel Vasquez, Tonio Azli; and numerous extended family.

She is preceded in death by her parents, one brother and five sisters.

A Liturgy outside of Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday Sept. 3, 2020, at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Ennis, with Father Agustin Fuertes as Celebrant. Interment will follow at Myrtle Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her honor to the St. Joseph Cemetery Fund.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 800 S. Kaufman, Ennis, Texas. (972) 878-2211

Posted online on September 01, 2020