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Oscar Chapa

August 11, 1933 ~ June 19, 2017 (age 83)
Oscar Chapa Sr, age 83, of Madera, CA, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017 at a Fresno hospital.  Oscar was born in Laredo, TX, but lived in Madera for the last 70 years. He was a retired clerk for Safeway working in Madera and Fresno for 41 years. Oscar was a member of St. Joachim Catholic Church in Madera and he served in the National Guard.
Oscar is survived by his wife of 61 years, Olivia Chapa of Madera, 4 children: Oscar Chapa Jr. of Madera; Elsa Razo of Madera; Bobby Chapa of Morro Bay, CA and Fred Chapa of Fresno, CA,   1 brother: Eddie Chapa of Madera and 3 sisters: Mary Chavira of Madera; Yolanda Chavira of Fresno and Irma Gaither of Merced, CA.  He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A Vigil Service will be held Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 6:00 in the evening at Jay Chapel in Madera.  Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, June 26, 2017 at 9:00 in the morning at St. Joachim Catholic Church in Madera.  Interment will follow at Arbor Vitae Cemetery in Madera.
Remembrances may be made to: St. Joachim Catholic Church, 401 West 5th Street, Madera, CA  93637 or Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018.

 Service Information

Recitation of the Rosary
June 25, 2017

6:00 PM
Jay Chapel
1121 Roberts Ave
Madera, CA 93637

June 26, 2017

9:00 AM
St. Joachim Catholic Church
401 W. 5th
Madera, CA 93637


Arbor Vitae Cemetery
1301 Roberts Ave
Madera, CA 93637

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