March 26, 1935 - November 12, 2021

Maria Cristina (Guita) Claudel of Revere, passed away on November 12, 2021, at the age of 86. Born on March 26,1935 in Costa Rica. Loving daughter of the late Carmen Claudel Campos. Beloved wife of the late Leonel (Guito) Jimenez. Devoted mother of Johnny and wife Paula Jimenez of Burlington, Gladys Barboza of Saugus, Marco Jimenez and partner Aleja of Puerto Rico, Leonel Jimenez and wife Ana of Chelsea and Alexander Jimenez and wife Elisa of Revere. Cherished grandmother of 12. Adored great-grandmother of 10. Dear sister of Isabel, Edwin, Eunice, Saray, Isaac, Ana and the late Socorro. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Maria came to the United States from Costa Rica in 1981 and worked as a porter at Logan Airport. She was an avid Red Sox fan and was particularly fond of Roger Clemens. She loved trips to Foxwoods, bingo and television game shows. Funeral from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere Street, Revere on Monday, November 15, 2021 at 9:30 AM.  Funeral Mass at Immaculate Conception Church in Revere at 10:30 AM.  Relatives and friends are kindly invited. At the family’s request, masks must be worn upon entering the Funeral Home and Church. Visiting hours will be on Sunday from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Boston or at  For guestbook, please visit

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