Maria Antonia Acevedo, 78, of Cape Coral died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. She was born Feb. 3, 1934, in Puerto Rico to Jose and Eduarda Rosario Cruz.
She is survived by her loving family including her children, Jaime (Eileen) Acevedo, Rafael (Carol) Acevedo, Mildred (Pete) Doddato and Alex (Joann) Acevedo; grandchildren, Racquel (Chris) Matijak, Jennifer (Joseph) Matlock, Sydni Acevedo, James (Lisa) Acevedo, David (Bonny) Acevedo, Michael (Sheena) Acevedo, Daniel Figueroa, Robert Figueroa and Elisa (Aaron) Dunn; 12 great-grandchildren; and siblings, Lucy Cruz, Salvadore Cruz, Jose Luis Cruz, Carmin Rosario and Reynaldo Cruz.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Evelyn Cadreau, and sister, Esther Mendez.
Visitation and the funeral were celebrated Sunday, Jan. 6, at Lighthouse Fellowship, 269 S.W. 2nd Terrace, Cape Coral.
Burial took place Monday, Jan. 7, at Coral Ridge Cemetery.
Please visit www.coralridgefuneralhome.com to leave thoughts and memories for Maria's family.