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Berta Garcia, 77, passed away May 28, 2014, in Alice, Texas.
She was born January 26, 1937 in Alice, Texas to Andres and Estefana Araujo.
Berta was a devout Catholic who loved to listen to Christian music. Berta enjoyed spending time with her family. She had a special love for children, raising several of her own and carried on that love in babysitting and caring for others as a caregiver. Berta also enjoyed traveling. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Andres and Estefana Araujo; five brothers, Adan Araujo, Beto Araujo, Jose "Chema" Araujo, Arnoldo Araujo, Andres Araujo Jr.; three sisters, Aminta Araujo Lopez, Rebecca "Becky" Lopez, and Estefana "Tina" Araujo; and three brothers-in-law, Joe Torres, Patricio Lopez, and Jesus "Jesse" Lopez.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Jesus Garcia Jr. of Alice, Texas; one son, Jesus Roland Garcia of Alice, Texas; four daughters, Belinda Garza (Beto Munoz) of Alice, Texas, Rosie Segura of Alice, Texas, Sylvia Garcia of Alice, Texas and Zulema Maldonado Garcia of Alice, Texas; one sister, Adelina Torres of Alice, Texas; one brother-in-law, Rene Cavazos of Alice, Texas; 13 grandchildren, John Mario Segura, Jesse James Segura, Tammy Ann Mendietta, Justin Ray Lopez, Crystal Jade Garcia, Bryan Roland Garcia, Brandon Roland Garcia, Blake Ryan Garcia, Amando Garza, Jessica Garza, Sierra Nicole Maldonado, Loren K. Maldonado, and Tomas Zachary Nunez; four great-grandchildren, Calob Jay Rodriguez, Avery Jaclyn Rodriguez, Zayden Jaymes Maldonado, and Alyas Julius Maldonado; and numerous cousins and her loving nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Sunday, June 1, 2014, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Rosas Funeral Home Chapel with a Rosary being recited at 7 p.m. that evening. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, June 2, 2014, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Burial to follow at Roberson Collins Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jesse Segura, Brandon Garcia, Bryan Garcia, Calob Rodriguez, Zachary Nunez, Justin Lopez and J.D. Ortiz. Honorary Pallbearer will be John Segura.
Funeral arrangements entrusted with ROSAS FUNERAL HOME.
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