Telisa Pratt-Cruz

Obituary of Telisa Viola Pratt-Cruz

Telisa Viola Pratt-Cruz of Brownsville. Texas passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021. She was born and raised in Port Isabel where she attended Garriga/Derry Elementary, Port Isabel Jr. High and Port Isabel High School. She was a member of the Cross Country/Track Team (she loved to run). Also, she love to cheer for her home town football team "The Mighty Tarpons." She always said "Once a Tarpon Always a Tarpon." She was a loving daughter, sister, mother, aunt, cousin, and wife. She had a big heart ready to help out wherever she saw there was a need. She had a deep love for her family and for others, putting their needs before no matter the risk. During her last hospital stay, she wrote in her journal that she wanted everyone to know that she loved everyone and wished the best for everyone. She is preceded in death by her Husband, Jose Luis Cruz; Father, Frank P. Pratt; Maternal Grandparents, Severo and Josefa Montalvo; Paternal Grandparents, Ashly Beach Pratt and Vernice M. Yates Pratt; and an Uncle, Edward Morrison Pratt. She is survived by her Son, Jose Luis Cruz Jr. (Jennifer Garcia); Three Grandchildren, Alizée, Trinity and Elijah; Daughter, Kristina Cruz; Mother, Maria G. Medina; Stepfather, Juan Medina; Siblings, Maria (Cathy) Colunga, Moises D. Pratt (Ella), John F. Pratt and William A. Pratt (Joan) and numerous aunts, uncles, nephews and nieces. Visitation will be held Monday, July 26, 2021, from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a prayer service to be held at 7:00 p.m. officiated by Pastor Steven Hyde at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home, San Benito, TX. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at Lighthouse Assembly of God Church, 110 Port Rd., Port Isabel, TX. Cremation to follow according to her wishes. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to GoFUNDME at https://www.gofundme.com/f/telisa-cruzpratt-Funeral-arrangements?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=p_cp%20share-sheet&fbclid=IwAR3Z2uBxjMX8Vxv9fpzxA9H0dYvlGCqWfa0Li3iUpYw-f0cMNWZ1LKfEBmM All individuals are encouraged to social distance and must wear face coverings or masks. (May include bandanas or mask or cloth face coverings). You may sign the online guestbook, light a remembrance candle or send words of comfort to the family of Telisa V. Pratt Cruz at www.thomaegarza.com Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Thomae-Garza Funeral Home and Crematorium 395 Sam Houston, San Benito, Texas (956)399-1331.
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Monday
26
July

Visitation

3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday, July 26, 2021
Thomae-Garza Funeral Home
395 S. Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
9563991331
Monday
26
July

Prayer Service

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, July 26, 2021
Thomae-Garza Funeral Home
395 S. Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
9563991331
Tuesday
27
July

Funeral Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Lighthouse Assembly Of God
110 Port Rd
Port Isabel, Texas, United States

Cremation to Follow

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