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4520 Bosque Boulevard
Waco, TX 76710
Phone: 254-772-5272
Fax: 254-772-5695
Louisa Chapa

Louisa Chapa

Sunday, June 19th, 1927 - Monday, April 29th, 2019
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Louisa Ybarra Chapa, 91, of Waco, went to be with Jesus on April 29, 2019. The visitation will be 6 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1, followed by the Holy Rosary starting at 7 p.m. at OakCrest Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be 2 p.m. Thursday, May 4, at St. Louis Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.

Louisa was born June 19, 1927 to Herculano and Damacia (Ayala) Ybarra. She worked at Owens Illinois glass plant for 17 years.

Louisa was loving, joyful and very charitable, and will be missed by many – especially her family. She faithfully prayed the Holy Rosary nightly before she went to sleep.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Willie Chapa; and two brothers.

Louisa was survived by her daughter, Janie Gonzales-Shattuck and husband, Vern Shattuck; son, Frank Chapa and his wife, Sherry; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; several sisters; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Marshall Gonzales, Jr., Albert Gonzales, Jr., Jimmie Braswell, Frank Chapa, Jr., Robert Chapa, and Logan Chapa.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    OakCrest Funeral Home
    4520 Bosque Boulevard
    WACO, TX 76710
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    Rosary at 7 pm
  • Service

    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 2:00pm
    St. Louis Catholic Church
    2001 N. 25th St
    WACO, TX 76708
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  • Interment

    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S. 5th Street
    WACO, TX 76706
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Johnny & Caro Torres

Posted at 10:18pm
Uncle Frank and Aunt Sherry, we are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you both and the rest of your family.

Joseph (Jay) Campbell

Posted at 09:36am
Grandma's high spirit and love for God and Family was unmatched. She is an angel that will forever leave her mark on the lives she touched . Grandma always made me & anyone and everyone feel like family and was adored by everyone whom met her. I personally appreciate the support and love she always had for me. My family is truly blessed to have known and been graced by Grandma Chapa.

23 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake. Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me. Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over. Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever.
"dios te bendiga" Grandma

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With Loving Long Time Memories of my dear Sister "Louisa", You will be dearly missed. Love Your Sister Juanita Rangel and family.
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