Josefina "Alicia" Garza

Tuesday, March 23rd, 1937 - Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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EDINBURG – Josefina “Alicia” Garza, 82, went home to our Lord Thursday, May 2, 2019, at Amara Hospice in Edinburg.
Born in Matamoros, Tamps., Alicia had lived in Edinburg most of her life and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Josefina enjoyed decorating her home and hosting all family gatherings with a warm welcome. She enjoyed making floral arrangements and sewing in her free time. Her family was her pride and joy. Alicia is going to be greatly missed by her family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Amparo Herrera-Nieto; and a sister, Esthela Cantu-Nieto.
Mrs. Garza is survived by her beloved husband of 62 years, Israel Garza of Edinburg; two sons, Jesse Jo (Nora Elia Gonzalez) Garza, Juan Jose Garza, both of Dallas; five daughters, Norma A. (David) Montes De Oca, Nereida Paez, Rose Marie ( T.J. Tijerina) Garza, Alicia (Reymundo) Fuentes, and Veronica Garza, all of Edinburg; 22 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; two siblings, Jose (Francisca) Nieto and Teresa (Idelfonso) De La Garza, both of Edinburg.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m., with a 7 p.m. rosary Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Memorial Funeral Home, 208 E. Canton in Edinburg. Funeral service will take place at 2 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2019, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Edinburg. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Edinburg.
Funeral services are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in Edinburg
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Alfredo T. Duran

Posted at 07:10am
With deepest sympathy, may our Lord Jesus Christ, cradle her in his arms for ever.My prayers are with the whole family.
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Irene Flores Villezcas

Posted at 10:10am
My deepest condolences to the whole Garza family. May Alicia Rest In Peace. God give you all the strength, comfort, and peace needed. I loved this lady even though we lost contact a long time ago. I’m glad we got to see each other 2 years ago. God bless you all.
Irene Flores Villezcas

Arturo (Chuy) & San Juanita (Janie) Garza

Posted at 10:07am
Our Deepest Condolences to The Garza family. Sending our Love & Hugs in this difficult time - Arturo (Chuy) & San Juanita (Janie) Garza
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Oscar & Vero

Posted at 11:04pm
We will always treasure the moments shared. Love, Vero, Anderson, Kennedy, and Oscar
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Posted at 05:14pm
We would like to express our deepest condolences to the Garza family. .We are so saddened to hear of Josefina Garza's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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