Maria Tamez Piñon ’72
Maria Tamez Piñon ’72 passed away Aug. 2 in Temple. She served as one of the last long-standing members of the Pioneer Ballroom. Most recently, she worked as an ESL instructor for Temple College. Maria was involved in LULAC, Texas Master Gardeners, Temple Independent School District’s Grow Your Own Scholarship Program, Hispanic Leadership Council, and the Santa Fe Railroad Museum Board. She was an active member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Temple.