Theresa Marie Acosta

August 9, 1972February 6, 2014
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Theresa Marie Acosta, 41 years of age, of Chula Vista, California, passed away after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer on February 6, 2014. She was born in San Diego, California, on August 9, 1972 and graduated from Morse High School in 1990.

Theresa was a devoted member of Eastlake Church and passionately participated in various retreats and fund raisers which aided in the "Fight for a Cure for Breast Cancer".

Theresa was a loving mother, daughter, sister, grandmother and friend who adored her family and friends. She will always be remembered for her amazing personality and love for other's.

She is survived by her daughter Leanna Eguiza and son David Eguiza. In addition, her legacy includes granddaughter Angelina Eguiza, father Francisco Acosta, mother Bernadette Acosta, sister Christine Acosta, brother Harvey Acosta, nieces Brianna Acosta, Erika Martinez, Destiny Velarde, Malia Cartier and nephew Christopher Martinez.

A Memorial Rosary will be held at 6:00 p.m. at Funeraria Del Angel Humphrey, 753 Broadway, Chula Vista, California, 91910 on Friday, February 14, 2014.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. at Eastlake Church, 2355 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, California, 91915 on Saturday, February 15, 2014.


  • Memorial Rosary Friday, February 14, 2014
  • Memorial Service Saturday, February 15, 2014

Theresa Marie Acosta

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November 22, 2014

My son wore your initials on his pink wristbands during his football games this October . Missing your lovely smile my friend... Elizabeth Pastrana-Scully

brianna acosta

November 20, 2014

I love and miss you deeply my beautiful aunt!!!!!!!!

September 25, 2014

Our deepest sympathy to the Acosta Family. We were so sad to find out about Theresa. We will always remember Theresa's smile and how she adored David and Lily and Briana. Frank and Bernadette, we are so sorry for your loss. Paul and Valerie Armijo Jamul Calif


May 18, 2014

Keith Sweat was playing this mornng on my way to work! of course i thought of you and Charro lol

norma fernandez

May 13, 2014

You are truly missed ... I sit here as I go over our last text and it brings a smile to my face ... may you rejoice in the heavens and know im fighting the fight even stronger thank you ....


May 11, 2014

Happy Mother's Day My Beautiful Beautiful Friend....... We miss you so very very much! I love you! SHUGI !!!!!!


April 20, 2014

Happy Easter My Beautiful Friend...... i love you.

Lisa Rios

April 19, 2014

I miss you so very much...
Love you Shugi! xoxoxo Lisa

Christina Gomez

February 21, 2014

Michael Romero

February 20, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Acosta family during these difficult times. May you rest in peace Theresa.