Teresa De Jesus Guzman Iracheta, a resident of Friendswood, passed away at her home Saturday, November 28, 2009 at the age of 48 years surrounded by her loving family. Teresa was born October 14, 1961 in Dominican Republic. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister. Teresa is survived by her husband, Romeo Iracheta; four adolescent children, Judith, Lilia, Romeo De Jesus & Teresa; four sisters, three brothers, numerous nieces and nephews, and a host of friends.
Teresa passed away after a courageous battle with breast cancer for three and a half years. She was a very talented woman with a heart of gold. Teresa enjoyed sewing, painting, cooking, and jewelry making.
As her family, we are proud to say she served her mission in this world.
So many hearts where touched with her unconditional love. More than just a great human being, she was an amazing fighter. Teresa’s will power to continue fighting amazed so many individuals and was a great inspiration to us all. We will treasure her in our hearts forever, and she will never be forgotten.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday, December 3, 2009, at Niday Funeral Home, where a vigil will be offered at 7:00 PM. A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at 1:00 PM Friday, December 4, 2009, at St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church, 11011 Hall Rd., in Houston, with Rev. James M. Burkart as celebrant.