Rosa Gonzalez Verdin, 58, passed away Sept. 1, 2011.

Rosa was born Jan. 2, 1953 in Pontiac, Mich. to Gilberto and Olivia Sarmiento Gonzalez. She was a homemaker and lived the last 16 years of her life in Orange Grove.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Gilbert Gonzalez Jr.

She is survived by her husband, Joe P. Verdin; son, Jesus (Maria) Jasso of Corpus Christi; two daughters, Irene (Felipe) Rodriguez Ly of Mathis and Nancy (Jose) Rivas of Orange Grove; sisters; Hilda (Benito) Lopez of San Antonio and Blascita (Helio) Perez of Corpus Christi; brother, Hermerijildo Daniel (Sylvia) Gonzalez of Corpus Christi; 10 grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited Sept. 5, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Mass was held Sept. 6, 2011 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, with burial following at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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