Josefa C. Zepeda, 81, passed away Sept. 3, 2011.

She was born April 13, 1930 in Sebastian to Saturnino and Francisca Rodriguez Cantu. She was a Catholic, member of St. Peter’s Prince of the Apostle Catholic Church and homemaker.

Zepeda was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jose Sanchez Zepeda Sr.; two sons, Tony Zepeda and Roel Zepeda; and siblings, Hipolito Cantu, Jesus Phillips, Saturnino Cantu II, Francisca Ramirez, Heliardo “Lolo” Cantu, Roberto Cantu, Salvador Cantu and Catarina Sanchez.

She is survived by her children, Irene (Victor) Navarro and Oscar (Zenaida) Zepeda, both of Orange Grove, Mary (Wayne) Gaitan of Hempstead and Jose (Alania) Zepeda Jr. of Alexandria, La.; sister, Delia DeLeon of Lyford; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends. A Rosary was recited Monday, Sept. 5, 2011 at Robstown Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Service was held Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011 at Robstown Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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