Odem – Gema G. Santellana passed away peacefully on November 19, 2019. She was 59.
Gema was born in Mathis, Texas on March 24, 1960 to Cruz G., Jr. and Rosa (Ureste) Santellana. She was a resident of Odem, Texas for most of her life and formerly Dallas, Texas. Gema was a former apartment manager.
Preceding in death is her mother: Rosa U. Santellana; and a niece: Lee Ann Torres.
Survivors include her daughter: Jennifer Moreno (Rick); grandchildren: Brandi Lopez; Johnathan Martinez and Marcus Martinez; great-grandchildren: Averi Rose Molina and Yalitza Martinez; father: Cruz Santellana, Jr.; brothers: Mike Santellana and Mark Santellana (Nancy); sisters: Olga Santellana (Pascual Garcia) and Nora Santellana, all of Odem, Texas.
Visitation will be held Monday, November 25, 2019, 1:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A rosary will be held the same evening, 7:00 PM at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 10:00 AM at Sacred Heart Church, Odem with Father Isaias Estepa as celebrant. Burial will follow in San Pedro Cemetery, Odem.
Guestbook available online at www.resthavenfunerals.com
Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.
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