A lifelong resident of Refugio, Mrs. Moya was married to Alfred Moya for 73 years, and both were dedicated members of St. James Catholic Church.
Mrs. Moya has two daughters, Rebecca Stipe of Bryan and Estherlene Moya Lepine and her husband Michael of Austin. She also has 3 grandsons and 1 granddaughter, Charles Stipe of Bryan, Anthony and Louis Lepine of Austin, and Rebecca “Tita” Folds, and her husband Larry of San Antonio.
Mrs. Moya often shares the following words of wisdom with her family and friends: Have a place for everything; always pay your debts; and stay out of the hot sun.
Her secrets to longevity include her determination to live a righteous life and her strong faith in God.