Cynthia Moss Bernal
Cynthia Moss Bernal, 55, of Falls City, Texas, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013. She was born April 27, 1958, in Vista, Calif., to Elizabeth “Liz” Sczepanik and Capt. John Clinton Moss Sr.
Cynthia was an accountant, having worked for Prestige Homes and a law firm. Cynthia and Rafael Bernal were married on June 17, 2002.
She was preceded in death by her father; and grandparents Otillie and Emerick Sczepanik.
Cynthia is survived by her husband, Rafael Bernal of Falls City; mother Elizabeth “Liz” Moss of Falls City; son Franklin Schmidt III and wife Michelle of San Antonio; aunt Gracie Smith of San Antonio; sisters Debrah Ann Sekula and husband Alan Sekula Sr. of Falls City, Rebecca Williams and husband Trevor of Pittsburgh, Calif., and Kathleen Moss of Houston; brother John Moss and wife Jennifer of San Antonio; grandchildren Aleanna, Sadie, Bella, and Bryce Schmidt; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, May 28, at 5 p.m. with a rosary at 7:30 p.m. in the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City.
A funeral Mass was celebrated on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the church.
Interment followed in the Falls City Cemetery in Karnes County.
Serving as pallbearers were Alan Sekula Jr., Alan Sekula Sr., Michael Sekula, Brian Dziuk, Fabian Wiatrek, Hudson Moss, Ronnie Forister, Roger Payne, and Rene Gutierrez.