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Andrea Zapata


Andrea Zapata, 98 of San Antonio, passed away on Friday, June 2, in Devine. She was born in Devine to Rafael Chapa and Amanda Chapa de Gutierrez on Nov. 30, 1918. She married Thomas G Zapata in November of 1944 in Nyack, New York. She lived in San Antonio for the majority of her life.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Thomas G Zapata; her sisters, Amada Trevino, Adelfa Reyna, Minerva Chapa, Ludivina Mendez; brothers, Juan, Carlos, Valdemar and Rafael Chapa.
She is survived by her two sons, Thomas Zapata, spouse, Mary L Zapata, nee Flores, Eino Zapata and Stacy Prehm; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A Visitation was held Wednesday, June 7, from 5 to 7 pm at Grimes Funeral Chapel of Bandera.
A Graveside service will be held Thursday, June 8, at 9 am at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.
Pallbearers are granddaughters, Maureen Davis, Cyleen Davis, Jennifer Picou and Nicole Shannon, grandson, Eino Zapata and great-grandson, Jason Davis.
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Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Bandera.