March 6, 1943 – August 27, 2018
Evelia Zapata Araiza was born on March 6, 1943 in San Luis Potosí, SLP MÉXICO . She passed away at the age of 75 on August 26, 2018 at her home in Houston, TX surrounded by her loved ones.
Evelia spent her younger years traveling and shopping. Once her sons were born she dedicated her life to them. Sharing with them her love for cinema, cooking, music and reading. Her passion in reading shows in the vast collection of books she left behind.
Evelia was preceded in death by her father and mother, Erasmo Zapata and Carmen Araiza.
She leaves behind two loving children; Ernesto Navarro and Jose Navarro; sister, Luz Maria Zapata; brother, Fernando Zapata and wife Elsa Zapata, their children Alejandra, Raul (wife Miriam, son Isaac and daughter Nathalie), Mariana (Husband Chris Letchford) and Eduardo.
The family would like to request that any memorial donations be made in Evelia Zapata’s name to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society http://www.lls.org/
- A Celebration of Life Friday, August 31, 2018
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