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DEATH NOTICE: Issaias Garcia

MISSION – Issaias Garcia, 31, died Wednesday, March 21, 2012 in Mission.  A funeral service was held March 24 at Virgil Wilson Memorial Chapel in Mission. Burial followed at Lord & I Cemetery in Palmview.


DEATH NOTICE: Praxedis Benavides

MISSION – A funeral service for Praxedis Benavides was held Saturday, March 24, at The Lord and I Chapel in Penitas. Burial followed at The Lord and I Cemetery in Palmview.


DEATH NOYICE: Francisco Leal

MISSION - Francisco Leal, 74, died Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Mission Regional Medical Center.


DEATH NOTICE: Santos Flores

LA JOYA – A funeral mass for Santos Flores will be at held 1 p.m. Thursday, March 22, 2012, at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church in La Joya. Burial follows at Lord and I Cemetery.


OBIT: Cecilia S. Martinez

MISSION - Cecilia S. Martinez, 91, passed away Monday, March 19, 2012 in Mission. She was born December 30, 1920 to Agustin Salinas and Cecilia Rodriguez in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico.

Read more: OBIT: Cecilia S. Martinez


DEATH NOTICE: Bertha E. Wege

MISSION - Bertha E. Wege, 88, died Monday, March 19, 2012, at Mission Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A memorial service was held March 26 at Wagon City South in Mission.


OBIT: Ernesto Vargas

ALTON - Ernesto Vargas, 82, passed away Monday, March 19, 2012 at his residence in Alton. He was born to Manuel Vargas and Francisca Salazar on December 23, 1929 in Mission.

Read more: OBIT: Ernesto Vargas



MISSION - Visitation for Maria Saenz will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Rivera Funeral Home in Mission.


OBIT: Martha Amelia Rodriguez

MISSION - Martha Amelia Rodriguez, 51, passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2012 in Edinburg.

Read more: OBIT: Martha Amelia Rodriguez


DEATH NOTICE: Guadalupe Morales

SULLIVAN - Guadalupe Morales, 78, died Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at Hospice House in Odessa.


OBIT: Maria Santos Alaniz

ALTON – Maria Santos Alaniz, 85, passed away on Monday, March 19, 2012, at The Comfort House in McAllen

Read more: OBIT: Maria Santos Alaniz


OBIT: Celso Ramirez

Celso Ramirez, 59, passed away Wednesday, March 14, at Mission Regional Medical Center.  He was born to Jesus Ramirez and Maria Cantu on July 2, 1952.

Read more: OBIT: Celso Ramirez


DEATH NOTICE: San Juanita Vanessa Ortiz

MISSION - San Juanita Vanessa Ortiz, 28, died Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at Mission Regional Medical Center.


DEATH NOTICE: Mauro Moreno

MISSION - Mauro Moreno, 88, died Friday, March 16, 2012, at Doctor's Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg.  A funeral mass was held March 20 at San Jose Church in Havana. Interment followed at Havana Cemetery.


DEATH NOTICE: Jose Melendez

MISSION - Jose Melendez died Thursday, March 15, 2012 at Mission Regional Hospital in Mission.


OBIT: Maria de Jesus Ortiz

MISSION - Maria de Jesus Ortiz, 84, passed away at Arbor View Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Edinburg on Thursday, March 15, 2012.

Read more: OBIT: Maria de Jesus Ortiz


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