Rosario Gasquet of Creve Coeur, MO, passed away on Sunday August 11, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, Augusto Becerra Hoyos and Carmela Rosa Becerra Valera. Beloved sister of Lillian Suzetty Becerra de Espinoza, Vicky Becerra de Nugent and Billy Becerra Valera.
Rosario is survived by her husband, Jose Pedro Gasquet; her children, John Paul Gasquet and Karina Gasquet. Grandchildren; Natalia Gasquet, Sofia Harger-Gasquet and John Paul Gasquet Jr. Nephews Sergio “Alex” Espinoza, Cesar Nugent Becerra, Juan Pablo Nugent Becerra, Gino Becerra Puga, Jean Paul Becerra and her nieces Sherry Ann Espinoza, Kathy Fields, Jessica Lockhart and Kristhine Becerra Puga.
Family was Rosario’s biggest passion and she enjoyed all the memories she made at family parties and other events. She loved being with Jose, her beloved husband while preparing and sharing “Paellas”. She is recognized as the Cupid of many married couples, as well as a strong believer of her Catholic faith. She created family memories across the country by helping families adopt children around the world. She promoted the Hispanic culture and the values of conservative Catholic Families. She helped communities in Peru through her Mission work taking children from Catholic schools to do missionary work in South America for over a decade. Rosario leaves behind many friends only to say “They are not my friends...they are my Family!”