Cecilia Esparza, 87 longtime resident of Mangum Oklahoma passed away Sunday November 12, 2017 in Lawton, Oklahoma. Cecilia was born February 25, 1930 in San Benito, Texas to Manual and Cecilia (Juarez) Garza. She married Santiago Esparza in 1952.
She was a loving Mother, Sister, and Grandmother, who enjoyed embroidery, sewing, crafts, traveling, and working in her garden.
Cecilia is survived by her children; daughter Amelia Flores of Mangum, daughter Cecilia and Navidad Pineda of Mangum, Son, Santiago and Traudl Esparza of Germany, daughter Minerva Esparza of Altus, son, Luis Garza and David Laux of Oklahoma City, and daughter Jessica Pineda and Sabino Estrada Jr of Mangum. Also, son-in-law Raymond Pineda and son-in-law Gary Camp. Cecilia is also survived by 23 Grandchildren, 50 Great Grandchildren, and 8 Great-Great Grandchildren and her dog Clarita
She was preceded in death by her husband Santiago, daughter San Juanita Camp and son Javier Garza, granddaughter, Rosanna Bradenburg and four brothers and one sister.
A Rosary service will be Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at Greer Funeral Home in Mangum, Funeral services will be on Thursday 2:00 p.m. at Greer Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery.