Lucia Cruz, age 82 of Troy, passed away Friday, May 21, 2021 in Michigan. Graveside services will be held at 10 am Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at Bellwood Memorial Park & Cemetery in Temple.
Lucia was born in Temple, Texas on December 13, 1938, and grew up in Temple. She worked at Scott & White Memorial Hospital as a Transporter for 27 years. Lucia loved going to church and watching her San Antonio Spurs. She also loved her Dallas Cowboys, and enjoyed listening to music and dancing. She was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Temple.
Lucia was preceded in death by her parents, Conception and Luz Cruz; brothers, Ernest, Lupe, Tony, and Conception Cruz Jr.; daughter, Anita Maria Aguilar; and son, Michael Anthony LaManna.
She is survived by her sisters, Janie Quinteros from Morgan’s Point Resort, Connie Olson from Temple, Frances Muro from Temple, and Nicolasa Perez from Houston; brothers, Adolf Cruz, Joe Cruz, and Jesse Cruz; sons, Mark LaManna and wife, Vicki from MN, and Frank Michael LaManna Jr. from San Antonio; daughters, Brenda Riley and husband, Thomas from MI, Michelle Mungia and husband, Arthur from Troy, and Cecelia Martinez from Houston; many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A time of visitation will be held from 5-7 pm with a Holy Rosary recited at 6 pm Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple.
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