Josephine Vasquez Garcia, 81, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010. She was born on Aug. 26, 1928 in Edinburg, Texas to Miguel and Carmen Davila Vasquez. She was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church and a longtime doctor's assistant.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Luis Garcia, Sr.; and three sisters, Teresa Barrera, Aurora De La Garza and Clara Salinas.

Survivors are her son, Luis (Rebecca) Garcia, Jr. of Sugarland, Texas; her daughter, Carla (Alex Aguirre) Garcia of Corpus Christi, Texas; two brothers, Librado Vasquez of Robstown, Texas and Miguel Vasquez of Harker Heights, Texas; her sister, Dalia Benzick of San Antonio, Texas; five grandchildren, Iris (Javier) Jasso, John (Lori) Guajardo, Luis Garcia, III, Genevieve McRae, and Marie Garcia; three great-grandchildren, Meghan Guerra, Sierah Guajardo, and Javier Jasso, Jr.; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010 and on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas.

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.