She was born on Nov. 29, 1941, in Beeville to Francisco Ignacio Puga and Antonia Rojas Solis. She was a retired private nurse for numerous years.
Mrs. Cabrera was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, Johnny Solis; and a niece.
Survivors include her husband, Richard C. Cabrera of Goliad; two daughters, Ava Liz (Bill) Martinez of Goliad and Ju Liz (Henry) Martinez of Arlington; a brother, Jose Puga Sr. of Victoria; six grandchildren, Jesse Jr. and Jordan Sandoval, Andrew, Aaron, Lauren and Matthew Martinez; and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held Friday from 3 to 9 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Goliad with a service of remembrance at 7 o’clock.
The funeral was conducted there at 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial followed at La Bahia Cemetery in Goliad.
Pallbearers were Jesse Sandoval Jr., Richard Ybarbo, Louis Rojas, Larry Valdez, Arturo Rojas and Jesse Martinez.
Services were under the direction of Victoria Mortuary and Cremation Service.