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Josefa "Pita" R. Diaz

February 17, 1937 — December 2, 2023

Uvalde

Josefa "Pita" R. Diaz

 

Josefa “Pita” R. Diaz, 86, of Uvalde passed away on December 2, 2023, at her residence. 

She was born on February 17, 1937 in Crystal City to Josefa (Gonzales) and Miguel Rodriguez. 

She married Antonio Diaz on June 12, 1993, in Crystal City. 

She is survived by her husband of 30 years of Uvalde; Jesus Rodriguez and Frank Colon both of San Antonio whom she loved liked sons; and numerous nieces and nephews. 

She is preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Argentina La Fuente, Feliz Rodriguez, and Guadalupe Holguin; five brothers, Miguel Rodriguez, Pioquinto Rodriguez, Jesus Rodriguez, Rudy Rodriguez and Arturo Rodriguez. 

Visitation will begin on Tuesday, Dec 12, 2023, at 12 p.m., and a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, Dec 13, 2023, at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. 

Pallbearers will be Frank Colon, Ida Lopez, Rudy Rodriguez, Amanda Rodriguez, Gonzalo La Fuente and Robert Rodriguez. 

 

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Visitation

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

12:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

Rushing-Estes-Knowles - Uvalde

220 S Getty St, Uvalde, TX 78801

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Rosary

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

7:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Rushing-Estes-Knowles - Uvalde

220 S Getty St, Uvalde, TX 78801

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Sacred Heart Catholic Church (Uvalde)

408 Fort Clark Rd, Uvalde, TX 78801

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Interment

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

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