Tomasa Garcia Esquivel, 72, went to be with our Lord on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013. She was born on February 26, 1940 in Lyford, Texas to Lorenzo and Consuelo Paredez Garcia, Sr. She was a Catholic who lived most of her life in Robstown. She was a very loving and caring mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and friend who will be dearly missed by everyone who knew her.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Sylvestre M. Esquivel, Sr., and a granddaughter, Sarah E. Vargas.

She is survived by her six children, Dalia (Ricardo) Gonzalez, Sylvestre Esquivel, Jr., Lydia (Santiago) Vargas, Ruben Esquivel, Erasmo (Belinda) Esquivel all of Robstown, Enrique (Alicia) Esquivel of Corpus Christi, Texas; one brother, Lorenzo Garcia, Jr. of Robstown, Texas; two sisters, Gloria Olguin of Rosenberg, Texas, and Juanita Olguin of Robstown, Texas. She was also blessed with 21 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, as well as, many other relatives, and friends who loved her dearly.

A Rosary was recited at 7pm on Monday, January 14, 2013 and Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10am on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.