Amelia Sosa

Amelia Sosa

Amelia S. Sosa, 93, passed away Thursday, March 10, 2016. She was born in San Perlita, TX on March 10, 1923 to Pedro and Mercedes Salinas. She lived most of her life in Texas City. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Carlos Sosa. Amelia is survived by her children, Joe Sosa, Mary Rector, Carlos Sosa, Jr., Ernest Sosa, and Margie Ayala; grandchildren, Tommy, Timmy, Joey, Amanda, Jason, Shawn, and Lori; great grandchildren, Chris, Peyton, Arabella, Caleb, Colin, Meagan and Drew.  Amelia is also survived by a sister, Ermina Martin;  along with many other dear family members and close friends.

Amelia loved and lived life to the fullest.  She especially loved spending time with her family and friends, and gardening. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She was greatly loved and will be missed tremendously.

A viewing will be held on Wednesday, March 16 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway Texas City, TX 77591.  A celebration of Life will begin at 2:00 PM, led by Pastor Jesse Garcia. Afterwards, a fellowship gathering will be held at Crosspointe Community Church at 722 3rd Avenue Texas City, TX 77590.