Decena, Rosa, Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved mother and grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Monday, June 10, 2013 at HealthSource Saginaw. Age 95 years. The daughter of the late Antolin and Reyes(Lopez) Felan, Rosa was born January 5, 1918 in Eaglepass, Texas. She married Jesus M. Decena in March of 1943 in SanAntonio, Texas. He predeceased her July 28, 1973. Rosa was a member of the Catholic Faith and dedicated to her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Surviving are one son, two daughters and their spouses, Jesse F. and Cecelia Decena Jr., Buena Vista; Genevieve and Ray Perez, Saginaw: Angela and Raul Garza, Saginaw; an x-daughter-in-law, Stella Decena, Saginaw; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; one brother and three sisters. Rosa was predeceased by nine brothers and sisters. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Monday, June 17, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Joseph Schabel will officiate with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Sunday from 3:00-8:00 p.m. and on Monday at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to charity of your choice. www.snowfuneralhome.net