Rosa Cantu Barboza, 81 of Los Fresnos, went to be with the Lord, May 13, 2012, surrounded by her loving family at Solara Hospital in Harlingen. Rosa was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
She is preceded in death by her parents: Felipe and Maria Luisa Cantu, 5 brothers and 4 sisters.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years Enrique Barboza of Los Fresnos, children Marisela Odon Palmenez of La Feria,
Margarita Angel Hernandez of Robstown, Angel Barboza of San Benito, Carlos Berta Barboza, Maria Del Rosario Barboza, Manuel Ileana Barboza, and Raul Imelda Barboza of Los Fresnos, Esther Robert Lara and Alfonso Esperanza Barboza of Corpus Christi, Gloria Max Jr. Reyna of Friendswood, Texas, sisters Otilia Barboza and Herminia Limon of Brownsville, 21 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. Serving as pallbearers for their beloved grandmother will be Celina Barboza, Laura B. Villegas, Rene Palmenez, Robert Lee Barrera, Randy Cantu, Adrian Barboza, Omar Barboza and Jaime Barboza.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m.to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at Trevino Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at Saint Cecilia Catholic Church in Los Fresnos, Texas. Interment will follow to Buena Vista Burial Park.