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Teresita B. Zapata

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Teresita B. Zapata, 79, passed away in Carbondale on June 18, 2008.

She was born Jan. 3, 1929, in San Juan Puerto Rico, to Carlos Bird and Maria Luisa Palacios.

She married Milton Zapata Dec. 9, 1950, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

She was a member of St. Mary Church in Rifle.

She is survived by her husband; sons Milton Jose, Carlos Rafael and Jose Antonio Zapata; daughter Teresita Trigo; brother Carlos Bird; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 21, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Rifle, with Father Robert Hehn officiating.

The family asks that memorials be made to Alzheimer’s Research or Parkinson’s Research.

Farnum Holt Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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