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92, loving mother, grandmother & great-grandmother, passed away peacefully at home on May 4, 2013. Clara was born on August 12, 1920 in Elmina, Texas. She was a member of San Pedro Lutheran Church. She is reunited with her husband of 62 years, Jose Garcia. Survivors include her two brothers, Daniel & Raymond Vera; her children, Dolores Gonzales (husband, Jimmy), Lina Shepard (husband, Roy), Henry Garcia, Mary Helen Zapata (husband, Juan), Diana Odom (husband, Kenneth), Christina Butler (husband, Bill) and Miquel Garcia (wife, Antoinette); eleven grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Thursday, May 9, from 6-9 pm at the Forest Park Funeral Home, 6900 Lawndale, Houston. Funeral service will be at 10:00 am, Friday, May 10 at Forest Park with interment to follow.
Published in Houston Chronicle on May 9, 2013