Julia L. Mackin
- September 5, 1922 - February 27, 2012
- San Antonio, Texas
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“My sincere sympathies go to the entire family. I did not know Julia, but as someone very wise once told me - you can know a mother through her...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Marco Aldaz - San Antonio, TX
“Julia was always so gracious to me. She will be missed.
2 of 7 | Posted by: Carrie Stein - San Antonio, TX
“What a lovely, gracious lady. She was very proud of her children and grandchildren. She will be missed by all those who knew her.
3 of 7 | Posted by: Joyce Smith - Spring Branch, TX
“Our prayers are with your family, we know Julia will be greatly missed. We are sure the blessing of her passing on to be with Christ is a comfort. ...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: The Palmers - San Antonio, TX
“Patti, Otto and Family - After the long struggle, your Mother rests in the arms of God. I will always remember her grace and her gentle spirit. ...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Smith - San Antonio, TX
“All I can think of is I love you and I miss you. I have been thinking about some of our favorite times together. Shopping for my wedding gown, going...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Favorite Granddaughter - TX
“Loving grandson. You are missed.
7 of 7 | Posted by: Paul Richter - San Antonio, TX
MACKIN After a long illness, on February 27, 2012, Julia Mackin has gone to share her artistic talents with all the other wonderful artists who came before her. Her family is sure she is once more celebrating the joy of creating those beautiful art works for which she was known. Julia was born on September 5, 1922 in New York City to Fred and Genevieve LaCagnina. She was the second of three children, having two brothers Leonard and Richard. Julia married Bernard J. Mackin in 1942 in Maryland on their way to Washington D.C. to reunite with some of her family. Julia was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Bernard J. Mackin. She is survived by her daughter Patti Richter and son-in-law, Otto Richter Jr., her brother Richard LaCagnina and wife, her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and numerous nephews and nieces who loved her very much. Services Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, March 1, 2012 at Mission Park Funeral Chapels North with the Vigil/Rosary at 7:00 PM. The Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 2:00 PM on Friday, March 2, 2012 at The Church of The Holy Spirit Catholic Church. The Graveside Service will begin at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 8, 2012 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. Ft. Sam only allows 3 flower arrangements at burial, so in lieu of flowers, send memorial contributions to the Wounded Warriors Project, Southwest School of Art, or to your favorite charity.