Paula Cantu Gamboa, 71, went to be with our Heavenly Father on Sunday, January 27, 2013. She was born on October 13, 1941 in Robstown, Texas to Celestino and Enriqueta Cantu. She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, a homemaker and a friend to all. She will be deeply missed by all of her family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

The family she leaves to cherish her memories is her husband of 54 years, Encarnacion Gamboa of Robstown, Texas; her children Encarnacion (Cecilia) Gamboa Jr., Esmeralda (Homer) Garza of Robstown, Elda (Antonio, Jr.) Perez of Giddings and Imelda Gamboa of Corpus Christi, Texas. One sister Frances Yzaguirre of Robstown, Texas. She was blessed with 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

A Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow to Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.