Jesusa Robles Barboza, age 81, passed away on November 24, 2018. Jesusa was born on January 5, 1937 to Eduardo and Feliciana Robles in Verdi, Tx. She was Loved and will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She was a devoted mother and wife that had no bounds to her love.
She will always be remembered for her laughter, loving heart, and great cooking. She enjoyed her Puerto Rican parties, laughing at her grandchildren's tom fooleries, and many visits from our Lemming/San Antonio family. She loved Whataburger over Vicks Burger even when her husband played many jokes. Jesusa was also known around town for the best tamales. Jesusa raised 5 sons and many grandchildren who were her heart and soul along with all her siblings, nieces, and nephews.
Jesusa was preceded in death by her parents Eduardo and Feliciana Robles; her husband of 47 years Pedro O. Barboza; her sisters Marcelina Garcia, Juana Garcia, Fidela Lopez, Maggie Montoya, Luísa Garcia and Amada Rodriguez; her brothers Mingo Robles and Pepe Robles; her in-laws Gregorio and Benita Barboza, Paola Salinas, and Eduardo Barboza.
Jesusa is survived by her 5 sons Andrew (Rosie) Barboza, Gregorio R. Barboza, Juan Barboza Sr, Homer Barboza Sr, and Peter Barboza; Grandchildren SaraLee (Alonzo) Barboza-Ramirez, Gregory Santana Barboza, Michael (Julie) Barboza, Christina (Michael) Barboza-Wheeler, Priscilla (Priscilla) Barboza-Acuna, Juan Barboza Jr, Homer (Tiffany) Barboza Jr, Feliciana Barboza, Eric (Amber) Barboza, Matthew Barboza, and Jacob Barboza; sisters Tina Griego and Catherina Espinoza; and many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and family across Texas. She will always be loved and remembered everyday in our hearts.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Corpus Christi Funeral Home Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery