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4520 Bosque Boulevard
Waco, TX 76710
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Gloria Fajardo

Gloria Fajardo (Vasquez)

Friday, February 21st, 1936 - Sunday, May 12th, 2019
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Gloria V. Fajardo
Feb. 21, 1936 May 12, 2019

On May 12, 2019 (Mother’s Day), our loving mother and grandmother, Gloria Vasquez Fajardo peacefully passed away at the age of 83, surrounded by her loving family.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 11:00 am at Oakwood Cemetery with Rev. Ranjan Cletus officiating. To celebrate the life of Gloria, a visitation with family and friends will begin at 6:00 pm, and a Rosary service at 7:00 pm, on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at OakCrest Funeral Home.

Gloria was born on February 21, 1936 in Donie, Texas to Francisco and Merejilda (Santiago) Vasquez. She was known for her ability to make others laugh with her infectious smile. She also enjoyed cooking authentic Mexican food, always ensuring that her children and grandchildren were fed when they stopped by for a visit. Gloria was especially known for her delicious tamales that began a legacy the family plans to continue.

She is preceded in death by her parents, sons; Ricky Fajardo and Bobby Vasquez, and son-in-law Richard Ayala, sister, Thomasa Olivo, and four brothers; Ted, Johnny, Lorenzo, and Lino Vasquez.

Gloria is survived by nine children including; Mary Ayala, Armando Fajardo and wife Blanca, Jeannie Fajardo, Sylvia Castillo and husband Richard, Pat Rodriquez and husband Frank, Ernest Fajardo, Johnny Vasquez, Robert Vasquez and wife Elizabeth, and Ismael Vasquez and wife Melissa. She is also survived by 30 grandchildren, 50 great grandchildren, and 14 great, great grandchildren.

Pallbearers include grandsons, Armando Fajardo, Jr., Michael Ayala, Adam Rodriquez, Andrew Rodriquez, Robert Vasquez, Jr., and grandson-in-law Kenny Stott.

The family extends a special thanks to the staff at Providence Hospice, Debbie McCoy (FNP), mom’s granddaughters, Leti and Leslie, and mom’s daughters-in-law, Blanca, Elizabeth, and Melissa for their loving service towards our mom.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    OakCrest Funeral Home
    4520 Bosque Boulevard
    WACO, TX 76710
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    The Holy Rosary will be recited at 7pm with Deacon Richard Menchaca officiating
  • Service

    Friday, May 17th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, May 17th, 2019 11:00am
    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S. 5th Street
    WACO, TX 76706
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  • Interment

    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S. 5th Street
    WACO, TX 76706
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Ernesto R

Posted at 08:22am
Lamento mucho su perdida . Aunque no tengo el gusto de conocerlos, reconozco que la muerte de un ser querido es algo muy doloroso. Es por ello que deseo compartir con ustedes la esperanza que a mi mismo me ha consolado. Para el Dios Todopoderoso la muerte de alguien es como si estuviera en un profundo sueño del cual el pude despertar (1 Tes 4:14). Ademas promete que lo hara (Juan 5:28,29). Saber esto me ha dado esperanza y por ello la comparto en este momento difícil para ustedes. Si desea puede obtener mas informacion en el folleto Cuando muere un ser querido que se encuentra disponible gratuitamente en el sitio

JoAnn Fajardo

Posted at 01:43pm
Our sincere condolences to everyone. You are in our prayers.

Jesse, Shirley, Anthony, and JoAnn Fajardo

Jody & Wally Nevarez

Posted at 11:15am
Mary, Lethe, Leslie, Mike and Family: Our deepest condolences to you all! You are all in our thoughts and prayers! May GOD hold you all in the psalm of HIS hands during this time!

Lehigh White Cement Company

Posted at 03:26pm
We are thinking of you.
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Vickie Vazquez Tijerina

Posted at 08:26pm
My deepest sympathy to you Pat and the family. Just as our friendship has been for years so was the friendship of our sweet mothers. Love you!
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