Anita Sanchez Cruz, 75, passed away Monday, Oct. 7, 2019. She was born July 26, 1944 in Taft.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leopoldo Cruz; three brothers; two sisters, and one great-grandchild.
She is survived by her children, Leopoldo (Nivea) Cruz, Jr., Leonardo (Stefanie) Cruz, Gary (Miranda) Cruz, Anita Cruz, Nancy (Michael) Cruz, and Crystal (Christopher) Pena; siblings, Daniel Sanchez, David Sanchez, Richard Sanchez, Gloria Pena, Mary Olson, and Sylvia Vasquez; 23 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 at Charlie Marshall Funeral Home in Rockport. Mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Officiant will be Father Ray Yrlas, Jr. Burial to follow at Fulton Cemetery.
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