Sister RoseMary S. Rocha, a Mercedarian Sister of the Blessed Sacrament, was taken to heaven at the early hours of April 28. She was born in San Antonio, TX August 23, 1946. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Trinidad G. Rocha and Mrs. Josefina V. Salas. Sister RoseMary is survived by her brothers Joe, Hector, Albert, Anthony and Michael; sisters, Velia, MaryLouise, Lucille, Beatriz; several aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and many dear friends. Sister RoseMary was a teacher for many years in Barstow, San Diego CA, Corpus Christi and San Antonio TX. She retired from Little Flower School at the end of the 2019 school year due to illness and after a long career as a very successful teacher. She earned her Teaching Credential from the state of California. She entered the Mercedarian Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament on September 4, 1960 and profess, after her formation years, on September 24, 1963.
She pronounced her perpetual vows August 23, 1969. With joy she celebrated her silver jubilee in Barstow, CA on September 24, 1988 and her golden jubilee in San Antonio in 2001. The funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, April 30 at 10:00am at the Convent Chapel. Interment will follow in San Fernando Cemetery #2. We thank her doctors, nurses, and family members that took care of her during her illness.