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LOS EBANOS – Emma F. Garza, 88, passed away on Monday, Jan. 10, 2011 at her residence here. She was born on Jan. 20, 1922 in Los Ebanos to Ignacio and Maria Flores.

Survivors include her sons, Edelmiro Garza, Carlos Garza, Heriberto Garza Jr.; her daughters, Rosa Edna Garza and Nelida G. Soliz; 15 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Garza was preceded in death by her husband, Heriberto Garza Sr.; her sons, Ernesto Garza, Everardo Garza, Eraslio Garza, and Heron Joel Garza; and her parents.

The funeral mass was held Jan. 13 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Los Ebanos. Burial followed at Los Ebanos City Cemetery. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of L&I Funeral Home of Peñitas.

Pallbearers were Carlos Garza Jr., Javier Soliz Jr., Jesus Everardo Garza, Julio Cesar Garza, Jorge Flores, and Juaquín Angel Soliz.

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