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    Tomasa R. Fernandez

Tomasa R. Fernandez

    A Catholic funeral mass service will be celebrated for Tomasa R. Fernandez, age 82, of O’Donnell, Texas, at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 10, 2019 at St. Pius X Catholic Church in O’Donnell, Texas with Father John Steven Rathinam officiating and assisted by Deacon Simon Resendez. 
    Burial will follow at the O’Donnell Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Gonzales Funeral Home.
    Viewing will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at St. Pius X Catholic Church, starting at 5:00 p.m. followed with a Rosary prayer service at 7:00 p.m.
    Tomasa passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019 in O’Donnell, Texas. She was born on December 20, 1936 in Lytle, Texas. 
    Tomasa and Paulino Fernandez Sr. started a life together in 1973 in San Antonio, Texas and married in 1982 in Tahoka, Texas. 
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Severo and Juanita Arguello.
    Tomasa enjoyed flowers and gardening, spending time with her grandchildren, loved her kitchen where she had a passion for cooking the best meals for her family, and enjoyed music. She was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church.
    Tomasa is survived to cherish her memory by her husband, Paulino Fernandez Sr. from O’Donnell, Texas; her son, Paulino Fernandez Jr. and wife, Kimberly Campbell, of O’Donnell, Texas; her daughter, Maria Tomasa Fernandez and husband, Keith Garret Gilbert, of O’Donnell, Texas; her precious grandchildren, Elijah Shugard, Isaiah Fernandez, Tomas Gilbert, Desiree Fernandez, and Marcus Fernandez; and several friends.
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