Santa A. Vasquez

May 23, 1925 ~ May 15, 2019 (age 93)


MAY 23, 1925 – MAY 15, 2019

Santa A. Vasquez, 93, joined our Lord in His heavenly kingdom on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.

She was preceded in death by her husband Gilberto N. Vasquez Sr., parents: Demetrio and Tomasa Alfaro; siblings: Jose Guadalupe Alfaro, Jesus Alfaro and Maria Guadalupe “Lipi” Alfaro.

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Juanita V. Cantu, Jose (Judy) Vasquez, Gilberto N. (Marielena) Vasquez Jr., Javier (Diana) Vasquez, Ernesto (Irma) Vasquez, Raul (Araceli “Sally”) Vasquez, Leticia (Pedro) Nuñez; grandchildren: Gerardo (Maria Concepcion) Cantu, Eloy Cantu, Cynthia (Alfredo) Morales, Joey (Cristina) Vasquez Jr., Orlando (Lisa) Vasquez, Yvette (Andre) French, Gilberto N. Vasquez III, Lisa (Jerry) Pesina, Jay (Erica) Vasquez Jr., Jennifer Crump, Ernesto Vasquez Jr., Jessica (Alex) Gotay, Joanna (Danny) Meade, Sofia Vasquez, Erick Vasquez, Raul Roberto Vasquez, Jennifer (Felix) Gonzalez, Pedro (Cindy) Nuñez, Pablo (Vanessa) Nunez, Pamela (Jose) Martinez; a great number of great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren; siblings: Rafael Alfaro, Hilario Alfaro, and Carmen (+ Carlos) Arteaga, as well as by numerous relatives and friends.

The family received condolences on Friday evening, May 17, 2019 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Rd.; where a Rosary was recited at 7 p.m.

Funeral Services were held on Saturday morning, May 18, 2019 departing at 9:00 a.m. from Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapels to San Luis Rey Catholic Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m.

A private cremation will take place at a later date.

Pallbearers will be: Gerardo Cantu, Joey Vasquez, Pablo Nuñez, Jay Vasquez, Ernie Vasquez, Roy Vasquez, and Pedro Nuñez.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution in her memory may be made to a charity of your choice.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of the funeral service professionals at Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Road, Laredo, Texas 78041; (956)722-8850.

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