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OBIT: Ernesto Cano Sr.

MISSION - Ernesto Cano Sr., 70, passed away July 19, 2011 at his residence in Mission.

Read more: OBIT: Ernesto Cano Sr.


OBIT: Guadalupe Barrera Sr.

ALTON – A funeral service for Guadalupe Barrera Sr. was held Wednesday, July 20, 2011, at Rivera Funeral Home, LLC in Mission. Burial followed at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram.


OBIT: Connie Balderas

Connie Balderas, age 85, passed away Monday, July 18, 2011, in Stafford, Texas. She was born on December 8, 1925, in Los Ebanos, Texas, to Porfirio and Severa Garcia Gutierrez.

Read more: OBIT: Connie Balderas


OBIT: Guadalupe P. Alaniz

LA JOYA - Guadalupe "Lupita" P. Alaniz, passed away at her home in La Joya on Thursday, July 14, 2011. She was born in Rio Grande City on September 2, 1912 and was raised in Rancherias, Tamps., Mexico.

Read more: OBIT: Guadalupe P. Alaniz


NOTICE: Adan Peralez Sr.

LA JOYA - Adan Peralez Sr., 55, died Thursday, July 4, 2011, in Lafayette Louisiana. A funeral service was held Saturday, July 16, at Rivera Funeral Home in Mission. Cremation followed at Garden of Angels Crematory in Abram.


NOTICE: Eduardo "El Zurdo" "Lefty" Sanchez

MISSION – Eduardo "Lefty" "El Zurdo" Sanchez, 92, died Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at his Mission residence.

A funeral mass fwas held Monday, July 18, 2011, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission.


NOTICE: Willis S. Kimmons

MISSION – Willis S. Kimmons, 86, died Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at his Mission residence.


NOTICE: Antonio Perez Jr.

MISSION ­ Funeral services for Antonio Perez Jr. will be at 2 p.m. today, July 14, 2011, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Burial will be at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in McAllen.


NOTICE: Larry Langdale

MISSION ­ Larry Langdale, 69, died Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at Doctor's Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg.


OBIT: Mary Lou Abrams

MISSION/PALMHURST - Mary Lou Abrams died Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at Comfort House in McAllen. She was born to John Earl and Lena Mae Daily in Morgan County, Indiana on September 4, 1916.

Read more: OBIT: Mary Lou Abrams


NOTICE: Mariana Citlaly Tsin Tsun

MISSION - Cremation for Mariana Citlaly Tsin Tsun will be July 13, 2011, at Val Verde Memorial Gardens in Donna. Memorial Funeral Home in Edinburg is in charge of arrangements


NOTICE: Antonia Sanchez

MISSION - Visitation for Antonia Sanchez will be from 4 to 9 p.m. today, July 13, 2011, at Rivera Funeral Home of Mission.


NOTICE: Rogelio Ponce

MISSION - Graveside services for will be at 10 a.m., July 13, 2011, at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram. Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission is in charge of arrangements.


NOTICE: Barbara Jean Moore

MISSION - Barbara Jean Moore, 80, died Saturday evening, July 9, 2011, at Mission Nursing and Rehab Center. Services are pending in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Skinner Funeral Home of Pharr is in charge of local arrangements.


NOTICE: Jesus Piñon

MISSION - Jesus Piñon, 2, died July 7, at Mission Regional Medical Center. Services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home.


NOTICE: Leonard Joe Prater

MISSION - Leonard Joe Prater, 72, died Tuesday, July 5, at Mission Regional Hospital in Mission. Heavenly Grace Funeral Home and Crematory of La Feria is in charge of funeral arrangements.


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