Teodosa Olvera Escobedo, 86, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2008.

She was born Sept. 2, 1921, in Corpus Christi to Cesario Olvera and Teodora Guerrero Olvera.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Margarito Escobedo; her parents; and her brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her children, Margarita (Ramiro) Garza of Annaville, Consuelo "Connie" Garza of McKinney, Julia (Jose) Mungia of Robstown, Oralia (Luis) Hernandez of Gladewater, Pedro (Lydia) Escobedo of Robstown, Estela (Reynaldo) Carrillo of Modesto, Calif., Erlinda (Federico) Garcia and Herminia (Jose Villalobos) Martinez, both of Robstown; 31 grandchildren; 64 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed in St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.