|Birth: ||Mar. 2, 1956|
|Death: ||Aug. 6, 2008|
Josephine C. 'Josie' Balderas
TIPTON -- Funeral for Tipton resident Josephine C. "Josie" Balderas will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at First Baptist Church in Tipton with the Rev. Harold Gaches and the Rev. William Dickey officiating.
Mrs. Balderas died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, in a Lawton hospital.
Burial will be in Tipton Cemetery under direction of Jackson Funeral Home of Frederick.
She was born March 2, 1956, in Lockney, Texas, to Pedro and Josephine Martinez Garza. She attended school at Tipton. She worked at Kellwoods, Sam's & Legg's Grocery in Tipton, and later at Tipton Public Schools. She married Miguel "Mike" Balderas Jr. on Sept. 1, 1973, in Tipton. She was a member of Templo Las Olivas Pentecostal Church in Tipton.
Survivors include her husband, Mike Balderas, of the home; her father, the Rev. Pedro Garza, Tipton; two sons and a daughter-in-law: Michael and Traci Balderas, Tipton; and Christopher Balderas, Oklahoma City; a daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Heath Cryer, Tipton; three brothers: Pete Garza Jr. and Bob Garza, both of Tipton; and Andrew Garza, Wichita Falls; three sisters: Lupe Soliz, Tipton; Linda Gonzales, Lawton; and Stella Gonzales, Altus; six grandchildren: Mikayla, Brittany and Jacob Balderas, and Brandon, Kaylee and Conner Cryer.
She was preceded in death by her mother Josephine Garza.
Created by: Wanda Jackson
Record added: Aug 08, 2008
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