Maria 97 of Cooper City, Florida passed away August 5, 2018. Born January 29, 1920 in the Philippines to her loving parents Dominga Paner and Balbino Publico. Beloved wife to The Late Estanislao. Loving mother to Ruben P. Briones "Rosale," Victoria B. Gonzales, Susan B. Marfa "Cesar," The Late Araceli B. Viaje, The Late Ronaldo P. Briones and Leonida Hedges. Numerous loving grandchildren and great grandchildren. Maria moved from Baltimore, Maryland in 1984 than to South Florida 1998. In Repose Friday, August 10, 2018 from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Arrangements by Joseph A. Scarano Pines Memorial Chapel 9000 Pines Boulevard, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33024.