ODESSA Tomas S. Bersoza, 97, of Odessa, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, in Odessa.
Rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Sunday at Martinez-Smith Funeral Chapels. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. Serafin Avenido officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Martinez-Smith Funeral Chapel.
He was born in El Pueblito, Chihuahua, Mexico. He was Catholic and a baker.
SURVIVORS Daughters, Maria Serrano and Socorro Bersoza, both of Odessa; sons, Jesus M. Bersoza, Eugenio Bersoza, Julio Bersoza and Juan Bersoza, all of Odessa; 23 grandchildren; 54 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Published in Odessa American on August 20, 2011