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Gloria L. Kopchala

January 17, 1929 — May 23, 2023



January 17, 1929- May 23, 2023


Kopchala, Gloria L. (nee Ramirez) Tuesday May 23, 2023. Born in Laredo, Texas. She was a devout catholic. Beloved daughter of the late Salomon and Leona (nee Fuentes) Ramirez. Dear daughter-in-law of the late Joseph and Min (nee Zanone) Kopchala. Dear sister of the late Benjamin Ramirez and Guillermo Ramirez. Dear aunt of the late Will and Dick Ramirez. Beloved wife of Joseph A. Kopchala. She has numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Everyone who knew her, loved her. She was the best of the best. Vaya con dios. Salomoncita.

Funeral Mass at St. Catherine Laboure Church, Wednesday May 31 at 11:00 am. Service concludes at church. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Pink Sisters Perpetual Mass or the Notre Dame Nuns Retirement Fund appreciated. Kutis South County service.

Rite of Committal and Interment will follow at the family plot of the Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Laredo, Tx on Friday, June 2, 2023 at 11 a.m.


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


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Friday, June 2, 2023

11:00am - 12:00pm (Central time)

Calvary Catholic Cemetery

3600 McPherson Rd, Laredo, TX 78040

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