Antonio Zapata, of Lockhart, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 8, 2013, at the age of 71. He was born on March 29, 1941, to Tiburcio Sr. and Paulita (Rios) Zapata.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Margarito Zapata; and sisters, Natividad Rodriguez, Elida Flores, Rosa Ruiz and Manuela Zapata.
He is survived by three brothers, Domingo Zapata, Tiburcio Zapata
, Jr., and wife, Tannis, and Rosalio Zapata and wife, Maggie; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family received friends at McCurdy Funeral Home, at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, with a Recitation of the Holy Rosary being held at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lockhart, with the Rev. Alberto Borruel, Celebrant. Interment followed at St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, Lockhart, Texas 78644, (512) 398-4791.