August 20, 1935 ~ August 31, 2012

Born in: Mexico,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Angelina Escobedo, 77, of Pinecrest Dr., Asheville, died Friday, August 31, 2012. A native of Mexico, she was a daughter of the late Domingo Gutierrez and Lidia Calderon. She was also preceded in death by her husband. Mrs. Escobedo is survived by her children, Jose de Jesus Escobedo, Pedro Escobedo, Maria de Jesus Escobedo, Mario Escobedo, Roque Escobedo, Joel Escobedo, Gustavo Escobedo, Martha Escobedo, Kiro Escobedo, Claudia Escobedo, and Norma Escobedo; 24 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. A Funeral Mass will be con-celebrated by Fr. Matthew Leonard and Fr. Frank Seabo at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Basilica of St. Lawrence, D.M. Interment will follow at Green Hills Cemetery. A Prayer Service with Rosary will begin at 6:00 p.m. Monday at Groce Funeral Home, 1401 Patton Avenue, Asheville. A Prayer Service with Rosary will also be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Groce Funeral Home, 856 Tunnel Rd., Asheville. Flowers are appreciated, or memorials may be made to St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 102 Andrews Pl., Swannanoa, NC 28778.

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  1. On behalf of the Asheville Police Traffic Safety Unit, we send our thoughts and prayers to the Escobedo family. We are so sorry for your loss.

  2. Deseamos acompañarlos en su dolor y expresar nuestro más sentido pesame, por el fallecimiento de una persona tan querida e importante en la vida de todo ser humano, como es la madre.

  3. i miss and love you grandma. i will always miss your laughter and smile in the mornings. i know you are in a better place but i still love you and cant wait to see you in heaven.


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