Always In Our Hearts Teodora Bautista Caparas 04.28.23 - 11.19.20 "There are some who bring a light so great to the world that even after they have gone, the light remains." Her life began on April 28, 1923 as one of six children to Mateo and Simeona Bautista. Growing up in a large household, Teodora longed for a family of her own. She married the love of her life, Pedro Tolentino Caparas early in life and was blessed with a precious daughter - Tessie Bautista Caparas. They later opened their hearts and adopted Oral Bautista Nuqui as a glorious addition to their beautiful family. On Thursday November 19, 2020, surrounded by the presence of her family, Teodora passed away peacefully. Teodora leaves behind a legacy that will be carried on as she leaves behind: Her beloved husband, Pedro Tolentino Caparas Two children; Tessie C. Macalino and Oral B. Nuqui Eight grandchildren; Ryan Mineses, Walter Mineses, Lady Vesper Mineses, Tessie-Ann M. Williams, Lady Gladys Gomez, Oliver Jan Nuqui, Chad Ransie Espanol and Jamie June Nuqui Eight great-grandchildren; Nicole Loren Mineses, Rachel Ann Mineses, Crizaldy DelaRosa Jr., Christopher DelaRosa, Crizalyn DelaRosa, Renalynn Kristen Mineses, Rayna Emmalyn Perez and Melody Laraine Nonan. One great-great-grandchild; Jillian Sophia Ramirez Teodora is welcomed at the gates of heaven by an angel who made his way before his time; Jaran Randolph Espanol. The family wishes to acknowledge with deep appreciation to the many that expressed their love, concern and kindness during this time of bereavement. Your sympathy and prayers will forever be in our hearts.