Marcella Samora is an American social worker who is famous for being the mother of late Selena Quintanilla, a songwriter, and a singer by profession. Selena was murdered by her boutique manager, Yolanda Saldivar. Yolanda was fired after Selena’s family found about his illegal embellishing of funds.
|Birthday||17 July 1944|
|Net Worth||$55 K|
|Husband||Abraham Quintanilla Jr. (m 1963)|
This did not sit well with Yolanda who shot poor, Selena, with a 38 Taurus model 85 revolver. The singer lost her life on 31 March 1995 from excessive loss of blood. As of now, Selena’s murderer Yolanda Saldivar is behind bars and serving a life sentence punishment for his heinous crimes. He is in the Texas jail.
Here in the following article, we will be discussing some facts about the talented late singer, Selena Quintanilla’s mother’s Marcella Samora in the following paragraphs.
10 Facts on Marcella Samora
- As per her Wiki, Marcella Samora was born on 17 July 1944 in the United States of America.
- Currently, she is 76 years old. Marcella’s father was from Texas while her mother hails from Colorado.
- Marcella has her educational details under wraps.
- Moving towards her personal life, Marcella married her husband, Abraham Quintanilla Jr. on 8 June 1963. The duo first met with one another at Washington. Abraham is a military officer and also a member of the musical art center, Los Dinos.
- The pair officially began their dating relationship in 1961. They also share three children between them. Their names are; son, A.B. Quintanilla, and two daughters, Suzette Quintanilla and Selena Quintanilla.
- In 1995, Texas governor, George W Bush declared Marcella Samora’s daughter, Selena’s birth date, ie. April 16 to be celebrated as Selena Day in Texas.
- As of now, the famous Net flix channel is airing Selena: The Series, a show based on the tragic life of famous iconic American Mexican pop star, Selena Quintilla.
- The late Selena Quintilla’s mother, Marcella operates a non-profit company known as The Selena Foundation.
- From her career as a social worker, she has earned an impressive fortune. As per several sources, Marcella Samora’s net worth is estimated to be around $550K.
- On the other hand, she does not have official Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook accounts.