Yolanda Sosa Jaques of Fort Stockton passed away Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Odessa at the age of 71 years. She was born on Dec. 3, 1946, in Fort Stockton to Julian Sosa and Mary Bolinos.
Jaques is survived by her husband, Nestor Jaques, Sr.; her sons, Nestor Jaques, Jr. and wife Rachel of Midland, Natalio Jaques of Fort Stockton, and Hector Jaques and wife Isabell of Fort Stockton; her daughters, Yvonne and husband Mario Valdez of Killeen, Yvette and husband Jose Vaquera of Fort Stockton, and Ymelda and husband Joel Melendez of Fort Stockton; her sister, Janie Duarte; her 19 grandchildren; and 38 great-grandchildren.
Jaques is preceded in death by her parents, Mary Bolinos and Julian Sosa.
Visitation was Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. with rosary beginning at 7 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Fort Stockton. Funeral service was on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, beginning at 10 a.m. at Saint Joseph Church in Fort Stockton with Father Serafin Avenido officiating. Burial followed at Fort Stockton Catholic Cemetery.
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