Cecilia Rea Esparza
October 10, 1980 – June 30, 2019
Cecilia "Turtle" Esparza, age 38, passed away on June 30th 2019 in Azle, Texas. She was born October 10, 1980 in Orange County, California to Mary Nickalo and Raymond Walter. Turtle was raised in Baltimore, Maryland and graduated from El Centro College in 2015.
She was a Military spouse. She married Mark Esparza in 2006 and the couple raised four daughters.
She was a Nutrition Specialist at Springtown ISD where she worked for more than a year. In her spare time Turtle enjoyed spending time with her children, reading books and loving her pets. Her biggest accomplishment in life are her daughters. She loves, guides and comforts them dearly, even in eternity. Later in life while being a mom and a wife she completed an Associates degree in Paralegal Studies at El. Centro College. Her family and friends will always remember her as a beautiful soul and a kind friend.
She is survived by; her husband Mark Esparza, her daughters; Skylar Esparza, Talia Esparza, Kristen Frederick and Patricia Frederick, her sisters; Kaff Forgen, Nicole Goff and Renee Cook, her brother; Raymond Walter Jr., her father; Raymond Walter Sr., her mother-in-law; Mary Teresa Esparza, her sister-in-law; Melissa Esparza, her brother-in-law; Sergio Esparza Sr., her nephew and nieces; Sergio Esparza Jr., Michaela Esparza and Elizabeth Esparza and by many friends and extended family
Rest in Peace Cecilia Rae Esparza
- Mark Esparza, Husband
- Skylar Esparza, Daughter
- Talia Esparza, Daughter
- Kristen Frederick, Daughter
- Patricia Frederick, Daughter
- Kaff Forgen, Sister
- Nicole Goff, Sister
- Renee Cook, Sister
- Raymond Walter Jr., Brother
- Raymond Walter Sr., Father
- Mary Teresa Esparza, Mother-in-law
- Melissa Esparza, Sister-in-law
- Sergio Esparza Sr., Brother-in-law
- Sergio Esparza Jr., Nephew
- Michaela Esparza, Niece
- Elizabeth Esparza, Niece
- Mrs. Esparza also leaves many friends and extended family to cherish her memory.
- Visitation Wednesday, July 10, 2019
- Funeral Service Thursday, July 11, 2019
- Interment Thursday, July 11, 2019
Cecilia Rea Esparza
July 10, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with Mark and his children. Know that God's healing hands embrace
you, so that your pain and suffering diminishes with each passing day. Take comfort in knowing that Cecilia is resting in her heavenly home with many of our loved ones, and her spirit will always watch over you.
Love Your Cousin ,
July 7, 2019
I’m at loss for word never in a million years would I have known that your life would be cut short but, only God knows his will. My only guess is that he needed an angel and he took the very best. Mark know that she is looking from above spreading her arms around you and the girls.