Funeral Mass for Teresa Rodriguez Sepeda, 81, of Brownwood, will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Serafin Avenido as celebrant.

Interment will follow at Cedar Point Cemetery under the direction of Netherton Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Netherton Funeral Home.

She passed away Monday, Aug. 20, 2007, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center.

Teresa was born June 3, 1926, in Crystal City, Texas, the daughter of Margarito and Maria (Lopez) Rodriguez. She worked for Del Monte Corp. in Crystal City for 30 years and was a homemaker and devoted mother. Teresa married Fernando Sepeda Sr. on Sept. 26, 1951, in Moorhead, Minn.

Survivors include four sons, Fernando Sepeda Jr. and wife, Nancy, of Fort Worth, Joe Sepeda and wife, Juanita, of Early, Eddie Sepeda and wife, Rebecca, of Guam and Javier Sepeda and wife, Ymelda, of Los Fresnos; a brother, Sabino Rodriguez of Michigan; a sister, Victoria Strayer of Michigan; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Fernando; eldest daughter, Aurora; four brothers and one sister, Epemeno, Juan, Jose, Fernando and Emma; and her parents, Epemeno and Maria Rodriguez.