Maria Antonia "Toña" Chapa went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. She was born on May 10, 1926.|
She was preceded in death by her sister, Delfina Reynaud, and her brother, Santos Ramon Medina.
She is survived by Antonia (Guadalupe) Saldivar, Maria (Cruz) Flores, Israel (Elsa) Rubio, Adelaida (Leonard) Paul, Irma (Librado) Aleman, Rita (Pablo) Paredes, Reynaldo (Blanca) Rubio, Emma (Benny I) Castro, and Norma (Filiberto) Vasquez; 33 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, with a holy rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. at Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista.
A chapel service will be held at 12 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista with a committal service to follow at Buena Vista Burial Park.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest book, and send your condolences online to Maria Chapa's family at www.funerariadelangelbuenavista.com or www.mem.com
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista, cemeteries, mausoleums, and crematory, 125 McDavitt Blvd., Brownsville, Texas 78521, (956) 541-5400. Dignity Memorial Provider.
Published in Brownsville Herald on Feb. 23, 2013