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June 1, 1938 ~ August 22, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old
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Our dear mother, Bertha Zavala sadly passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at the age of 85. She was the wife of Santos Zavala. They were married on February 17, 1962 in Lubbock, Tx and shared 61 years together. She was born June 1, 1938 in Lockhart, Texas to Gregoria and Urbano Delgado. She was a retired seamstress who was well loved by the many friends she had. Bertha was a devout catholic and member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church. She enjoyed sewing, walking for exercise, praying her rosary and had a great passion for reading. We will forever remember her for the loving, compassionate, and humble wife, mother, sister and grandmother she was. She was preceded in death by grandchild Jeremy Christopher Zavala, siblings Euphemia Tellez, Angie Garcia, Beatrice Valdez, Stella Dube, Lillie Mojica, and her parents. She is survived by her husband Santos Zavala, children Chris (Vera) Zavala, Elizabeth (Rey) Rodriguez, grandchildren David (Sabrina) Zavala, Kimberly (Nicholas) Cash, Daniel Garcia, Leandra Zavala, 2 great grandchildren, sisters Beila Banda, Dorothy Morales and Maria (Vince) Richarte, one brother-in-law Emilio Mojica, and one sister-in-law Reyes (Fred) Pena. Visitation will be Monday, August 28 from 3:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday, August 29 from 9am to 9pm with a rosary at 7pm. Mass will be held on Wednesday, August 30 at 10 am at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church. Burial will be at Slaton Englewood Cemetery in Slaton, Texas. Pallbearers will be Chris Zavala, Rey Rodriguez, David Zavala, Daniel Garcia, Michael Tellez and Nicholas Cash.