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DEATH NOTICE: Gabino Uresti

SULLIVAN CITY – Gabino Uresti, 30, died Sunday, June 10, 2012, at his Sullivan City residence.


OBIT: Tomas Cavazos Jr.

Tomas Cavazos Jr., 70, a resident of Merced, Calif. passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2012.

Mr. Cavazos was born in Mission to Tomas and Modesta Cavazos. He attended local schools and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business from Pan American. He taught school at the elementary and high school levels. He worked for the Better Business Bureau and also served as the administrator for the Farmers Market. He married Lidia Trejo on September 9, 1967.

Survivors include his wife, Lidia Cavazos; daughters, Monica Brushia and Lisa Marie Cavazos; brothers, Jose and Emilio Cavazos; sisters, Manuela and Janie Cavazos; and three grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents; maternal grandmother, Maria Cavazos DeLeon; and paternal grandparents, Atanacio Cavazos and Concepcion Zavaleta Cavazos.

Visitation will be held from 3 to 9 p.m. on Monday, June 11, with a rosary at 7 p.m. at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission, Texas.

The funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 12, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Catholic Cemetery in Mission.


DEATH NOTICE: Felicitas Sosa

MISSION – A funeral service for Felicitas Sosa was held Saturday, June 9, 2012, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home. Burial followed at Garden of Angels Cemetery.


DEATH NOTICE: Jose Jesus Rizo

LOS EBANOS – A funeral service for Jose Jesus Rizo will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, June 11, 2012, at El Faro Bible Church in Sullivan City. Interment follows at Sullivan City Memorial Cemetery.


DEATH NOTICE: Robert Schonfelder

MISSION - Robert Schonfelder, 87, died Friday, June 8, 2012, at his residence in Mission.


DEATH NOTICE: Felicitas Sosa

MISSION - Visitation for Felicitas Sosa will be held Friday, June 8, 2012 at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m.


DEATH NOTICE: Norma Linda Ayala

MISSION – A graveside service for Norma Linda Ayala will be held Friday, June 8, 2012 at 9 a.m. at Valley Memorial Gardens.


DEATH NOTICE: Tomas Cavazos Jr.

MERCED, Calif./MISSION - Tomas Cavazos Jr., 70, died Tuesday, June 5, 2012, in Merced, California.


DEATH NOTICE: Gonzalo Llamas

MISSION - Gonzalo Llamas, 65, died Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at his Mission residence. The funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2012 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial will follow at La Piedad Cemetery in McAllen.


OBIT: Maria Nidia Guerra Aument

Maria Nidia Guerra Aument, 81, of Wichita Falls, Texas died there on Friday, June 1, 2012.

A memorial service has been scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, June 9, 2012 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission, Texas. Graveside services will be scheduled for Sacred Heart Cemetery in Wichita Falls.

Read more: OBIT: Maria Nidia Guerra Aument


OBIT: Glen Hankins

MISSION - Glen Hankins, 60, of Mission, passed away Wednesday May 30, 2012 after a short fight with cancer.

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OBIT: Rosalio Hernandez Jr.

MISSION - Rosalio "Chale" Hernandez Jr., 80, passed away on June 4, 2012, at McAllen Medical Center.

Read more: OBIT: Rosalio Hernandez Jr.


OBIT: Ursula A. Johnson

MISSION - Ursula A. Johnson, 87, passed away Friday, May 25, 2012, at Mission Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Mission. Mrs. Johnson was born on September 8, 1924, in Breslau, Germany.

Read more: OBIT: Ursula A. Johnson


OBIT: George R. Miller

McCOOK - George R. Miller, 63, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2012 at the Doctor's Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg.

Read more: OBIT: George R. Miller


OBIT: Xavier Munoz

PALMVIEW - Xavier "Harvey" Munoz, 34, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2012. He was born on October 8, 1977 in Mission.

Read more: OBIT: Xavier Munoz


OBIT:Manuela G. Ochoa

ABRAM/PALMVIEW – Manuela G. Ochoa, 91, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Mission Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Ochoa was born on Aug. 12, 1920, in Abram to Macario Gonzalez and Santos Cavazos.

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