Esperanza Covarrubias de Roa, 60, of Lodi, died on March 14. She was born on Dec. 6, 1952 in Mexico.
Ms. Covarrubias de Roa was a homemaker. She enjoyed gardening, traveling and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her children, Rosario Rodriguez, Jorge Rodriguez, Fernando Rodriguez, Nancy Rodriguez, Juan Rodriguez, Beatriz Rodriguez, Nora Rodriguez and Sandra Lares; brothers, Luis Jara and Jose Covarrubias; sister, Maria Jara; 23 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Cinthia Roa.
Visitation will be held from 8 a.m to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Lodi Funeral Home.
A rosary will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will held be at 10 a.m. on Thursday at St. Anne's Catholic Church. Committal will follow at San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery.
Lodi Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.