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Josefa Duarte

March 19, 1943 — December 17, 2021

Josefa Duarte, 79, joined our Lord in His heavenly kingdom on Friday, December 17, 2021.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Manuel and Cristina Rodriguez.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Juan F. Duarte; children, Jose Juan (Laura) Duarte, Eduardo (Angelica) Duarte, Jorge Luis (Elizabeth) Duarte, Sergio (Debbie) Duarte, Myra Duarte; grandchildren, Liliana Saldaña, Eduardo Duarte, Jr., Leonardo Duarte, Athziri Duarte, Yaretzi Duarte, Gerardo Cruz, Jorge Luis Duarte, Jr., Francisco Duarte, Melanie Guadalupe Duarte, Luis Duarte, Sergio Duarte, Jr., Sebastian Duarte, Hector Palacios, Kayla Duarte, Chris Justin Palacios, Oziel Duarte, Sergio Jaziel Duarte, Lizette I. Lozano, Jesus Manuel Duarte; great-grandchildren, Gwen Duarte, and Hiriam Duarte.  She is also survived by other Loving relatives and friends.

The family will be receiving condolences on Wednesday morning, December 22, 2021 from 8am to 11 a.m. at Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Rd.  The funeral procession will depart the funeral home at 11 a.m. to St. Joseph Catholic Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m.

Rite of Committal and Interment will follow at the family plot of the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.

You may express your condolences, share your favorite memories, and sign the guestbook online at:

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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Wednesday, December 22, 2021

8:00 - 11:00am (Central time)

Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapels

1410 Jacaman Rd., Laredo, TX 78041

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Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

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St. Joseph Catholic Church

109 N Meadow Ave, Laredo, TX 78040

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