|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1917|
|Death: ||Nov. 8, 1998|
New Mexico, USA
Julia L. Acosta, 81, a longtime Silver City resident, passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, at University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque. She was born in Morenci, Ariz., on Feb. 16, 1917, to Eufemia Lopez and Ignacio Aja. On Aug. 28, 1937, she married Joe B. Acosta at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Silver City. She was a communicant of the Roman Catholic Church. Mrs. Acosta was a homemaker, and a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her hobbies included needlework, canning, sewing and quilting. Visitation was held Wednesday afternoon at Baca's Funeral Chapels. The prayer vigil followed. Deacon Bill Holguin recited the holy rosary. The Mass of the resurrection was to be celebrated Tuesday morning at 10 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Father John Colgan officiating. The rite of committal and burial followed at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Cemetery. Her family includes a son, Edward Acosta, and his wife, Lucy, of Santa Fe; two daughters, Irene Sanchez and her husband, Serafin, of Pacifida, Calif., and Emma Morales and her husband, Alfred of Silver City; six grandchildren Jeanette Conn, Joseph and Robert Acosta, Derrick Morales, Julie Goncz and Rebecca Morales; and five great-grandchildren. Casket bearers were Robert Acosa, Eddie, Mike and Manny Hernandez, Richard Rodriguez and Albert Rodriguez. Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels, U.S. 180 East Past Delk Drive. Phone 388-2334.
Joe Brito Acosta (1912 - 1997)
Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
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Record added: Jul 12, 2011
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