Sara L. Cazares, called Sarita or Mama Ita by her family and friends, passed away November 24, 2018 in Vacaville, CA at the age of 99. She was born October 27, 1919 in Durango, Mexico to parents Pedro Lopez and Refujio Martinez.
Sara worked as a housewife her whole life, raising ten children. She loved doing jigsaw puzzles and crocheting.
Sara is survived by her children Antonio, Ofelia, Jose, Maria, Margarita, Beatriz, Manuel and David; 33 grandchildren; 46 great grandchildren; 18 great-great grandchildren and sister Luz. Sara was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Antonio Cazares; children Jesus, Emilio and Nicolasa; and siblings José, Faustino, Hipolito, and Concepción.
Vistation for Sara will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018 from 9 AM – 11 AM at Grissom’s Chapel & Mortuary, 267 E. Lewelling Blvd., San Lorenzo, CA, with a Rosary to be held at 11 AM. Mass will be at 12 PM also on Friday, November 30, at St. John’s Catholic Church, 264 E. Lewelling Blvd. Sara will be laid to rest at Lone Tree Cemetery in Hayward, CA.