OBITUARY

Sylvia Cepeda

September 1, 1941October 8, 2021

Sylvia Cepeda, age 80, of Gregory, Texas passed away on Friday, October 8, 2021. Sylvia was born September 1, 1941. Sylvia Cepeda, 80, of Corpus Christi, entered into glory on Friday, October 8, 2021. She was born in Corpus Christi, Texas on September 1, 1941 to Frank and Sara Silvas. Sylvia loved and served the Lord with so much enthusiasm. In 1984, she dedicated much of her life to missionary work in Mexico, then in 1995 she served as Pastor at Casa de Oracion and in 2016 she was Pastor at House of Prayer. Sylvia had a passion to serve people and as a result of that, she did outreach to our homeless community. She was a faithful member of The Lord Is Peace Church. For many years she was invited to go and preach God’s Word at several different churches. She was employed by Mrs. Patsy Winn for 20 years and 18 years she also worked for Mr. & Mrs. Charlie Winn. Sylvia is preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Sara Silvas, her brothers, Frank Silvas, Jr. and Rudy Silvas and her sister, Virginia Montez. She is survived by her loving daughter, Mary Jean Galvan; grandsons, Roberto (Griselda) Galvan, Jr., Matthew (Kara) Galvan, great grandsons, Daniel, Malachi and Aaron; her sisters, Angelica (Rosendo) Zuniga, Mary Jane Blanco and her sister, Alicia (Ruben) Silvas and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A special thanks to the doctors & nurses at Doctors Regional Medical Center, for all their help and to all family members, church family and friends who continually prayed for Sylvia. Pallbearers are Roberto Galvan, Jr., Matthew Galvan, Daniel Galvan, Malachi Galvan, Jesse Gutierrez, Cory Hinojosa and honorary pallbearer, Aaron Estes. Viewing will be held on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at Funeraria del Angel Corpus Christi Funeral Home at 549 Cheyenne with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. and will leave to cemetery at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery, 8200 Old Brownsville Road.

A visitation for Sylvia will be held Tuesday, October 26, 2021 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Funeraria Del Angel, 549 Cheyenne St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78405. A holy rosary will occur Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 7:00 PM, 549 Cheyenne St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78405. A chapel service will occur Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 10:00 AM, 549 Cheyenne St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78405. An interment will occur Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 11:30 AM at Rose Hill Memorial Park, 2731 Comanche St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78408.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.FunerariaDelAngelcheyenne.com for the Cepeda family.

Services

26 October

Visitation

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Funeraria Del Angel

549 Cheyenne St
Corpus Christi, Texas 78405

27 October

Chapel Service

10:00 am

Funeraria Del Angel

549 Cheyenne St
Corpus Christi, Texas 78405

27 October

Interment

11:30 am

Rose Hill Memorial Park

2731 Comanche St
Corpus Christi, Texas 78408

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