Garza, Guerra, Livingston
FREER, Texas - Antonia R. Garza, 85, a longtime resident of Freer, died Friday, Febraury 9, 2007 at her daughter's residence in Zapata, Texas, after a long illness with her family at her bedside. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Freer and enjoyed quilting and sewing for all her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Manuel "Red" Garza; her son, Manuel Rumaldo Garza; her daughter, Blanca Estella Garza; a grandson; her parents, Cristobal and Dominga Rodriguez; three brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by two sons, Julian R. Garza of Uvalde, Texas, and Juan A. Garza of Freer; four daughters, Genoveva Garza, Ludivina G. Cordaway and Diana L. Garza, all of Zapata, and Rubelina G. Ulmer of Fort Worth; four sisters, Romana R. Gonzalez of Falfurrias, Jesusa R. Castillo of Alice, Lucinda R. Sendejo of San Diego and Genoveva R. Garza of Freer; two brothers, Guadalupe "Wally" Rodriguez of Benavides and Julian Rodriguez of Alice; 21 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. Monday, February 12, 2007 at the Garza Funeral Home in Freer with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Freer with burial to follow at San Manuel Cemetery in Concepcion, Texas.
Garza Funeral Home of Freer in charge of arrangements.
ALICE, Texas - Antonia T. Guerra, 90, of Alice, Texas, passed away Thursday, February 8, 2007. She was pereceded in death by her husband, Fidel V. Guerra; and by a son, Orlando Guerra.
Survivors include four daughters, Ernestina (Hector) Saenz of Alice, Texas, Elida (Octavio "Tavo") Salinas of Alice, Texas, Elma Cantu of San Antonio, Texas, and Esther (Lupe) Garza of Corpus Christi, Texas; one daughter-in-law; 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday, February 11, 2007 with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. that evening at Chapel A, Ruben M. Garcia and Sons Funeral Servcies, Inc. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, February 12, 2007 at St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at New Collins Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Ruben M. Garcia and Sons Funeral Services, Inc.
ALICE, Texas - Rose Marie "Dolly" Livingston, 70, died February 8, 2007 at her home in Corpus Christi. She was born October 5, 1936 in Runge, Texas, to Adolph and Viola Koenig. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John (Jay) Livingston; and her sister, Alice Moore.
Survivors include her daughter, Kimberly Newton; granddaughter, Rhianen Newton, both of Corpus Christi; her mother, Viola Schuenemann of Nordheim; two sisters, Janis (Gilbert) Buch of Nordheim and Clydell (Kenneth) Baker of Hondo.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at the Holmgreen Mortuary Chapel in Alice. Graveside service will be held at a later date in Runge, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American Cancer Society, 4101 S. Alameda St., Corpus Christi, Texas, 78411.
Holmgreen Mortuary, Inc. in charge of arrangements.