Francisco “Cisco” Tapia, 30, of Waxahachie passed away in Ennis on March 6, 2011.  He was born Oct. 29, 1980, in Zaragoza, Coahuila, Mexico to Francisco and Olga (Yamasaki) Tapia.  He married Melissa Soto on July 10, 2009, in Waxahachie. He was a loving husband, great son and sincere friend, who will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his wife, Melissa, of Waxahachie; his father, Francisco D. Tapia; one sister, Zeila Tapia of Zaragoza, Mexico; two brothers, Edgar Tapia of Waxahachie and Elmer Tapia of Ennis; two nieces, Mayne and Alicia; and four nephews, Imanol, Rolano Eliud, Nathan and Aaron.

Cisco was preceded in death by his mother, Olga Alicia Yamasaki.

His wife, Melissa Tapia, and family would like to thank everyone for their support during this difficult time.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, 2011, with a Rosary at 7 p.m. in the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Chapel in Waxahachie. He will then be taken home to Zaragoza, Coahuila, Mexico.

Arrangements are under the direction of Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.