Friday, September 19, 2014
   
Text Size

Site Search

CLICK HERE

for Mission Citizens Awards
Nominations

Banner

CLICK HERE

for Employment Opportunities

More News

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Local Weather


Current Conditions:
Mostly Cloudy, 91 F

Forecast:
Fri - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 91 Low: 78
Sat - PM Thunderstorms. High: 89 Low: 76
Sun - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 88 Low: 74
Mon - PM Thunderstorms. High: 86 Low: 73
Tue - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 89 Low: 73

Full Forecast at Yahoo! Weather

(provided by The Weather Channel)

NOTICE: Miguel Chapa

PENITAS - Miguel Chapa, 70, died Friday, June 24, 2011, at Mission Regional Medical Center.  The funeral service was held June 28 at Iglesia de Pueblo Church in Mission. Burial followed at Lord and I Cemetery in Palmview.

 

OBIT: Ellis Nix

Ellis Nix, 82 was born on May 13, 1929, and went to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 25, 2011 at Mission Nursing Home.

Read more: OBIT: Ellis Nix

 

OBIT: Pablo Fidel Navarro

MISSION - Pablo Fidel "PF/Chief" Navarro Jr., 71, passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2011, at McAllen Medical Center.

Read more: OBIT: Pablo Fidel Navarro

 

OBIT: Ercilia Garza

MISSION - Ercilia Garza, 75, passed away June 28, 2011 at Mission Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Read more: OBIT: Ercilia Garza

 

OBIT: Arminda Chapa

MISSION - Arminda Chapa, 60, went to be with Our Lord on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at Mission Regional Medical Center.  She was born to Octavio and Guillermina Flores on August 5, 1950 in Diaz Ordaz, Tamps. Mexico.

Read more: OBIT: Arminda Chapa

 

OBIT: Josefina S. Ayala

MISSION – Josefina S. “Josie” Ayala passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2011, at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg.

Read more: OBIT: Josefina S. Ayala

 

NOTICE: Rodolfo Lutz

MISSION - Visitation for Rodolfo Lutz will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 23, 2011, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission.

 

NOTICE: Salvador Barrientos Herrera

MISSION - Salvador Barrientos Herrera, 24, died Monday, June 20, 2011.

 

NOTICE: Stephanie Leann Gongora

MISSION - Stephanie Leann Gongora died Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at Mission Regional Medical Center.

   

OBIT: Lilia De La Garza Flores

MISSION - Lilia De La Garza Flores, 86, passed away on June 21, 2011, at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen.

Read more: OBIT: Lilia De La Garza Flores

   

NOTICE: Joselyn Palacios

MISSION - Visitation for Joselyn Palacios will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 22, 2011, with a 7 p.m. prayer service at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission.

Funeral service for Joselyn Palacios will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 23, 2011, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Burial follows at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

   

OBIT: Leonor Rangel Hernandez

Mission – Leonor Rangel, 86, passed away on June 21, 2011, at Solara Hospital in Edinburg.

Read more: OBIT: Leonor Rangel Hernandez

   

OBIT: Dr. George Sona Eyambe

MISSION – Dr. George Sona Eyambe, 55, passed away Saturday, June 18, 2011 at Mission Regional Medical Center.

Read more: OBIT: Dr. George Sona Eyambe

   

NOTICE: Sheila Ann Young

MISSION - Sheila Ann Young, 72, died Thursday, June 16, 2011.

   

OBIT: Michelle Nicole Trevino

MISSION – Michelle Nicole Trevino was born in Mission on December 12, 1986 and went to be with the Lord on June 18, 2011 in San Antonio.

She is survived by Gabriel Leija and their children, Jake Kurtis Leija and Kiri Kay Leija; Edgar Rodriguez and their children: Kaleb Ulysses Rodriguez and Brigette Elaine Rodriguez; mother, Melissa Sanchez Handy (Pete); father, Phillip Trevino; sisters, Felicia and Cecily Handy; grandmother, Elia Bazan Hooks; paternal grandfather, Luis Trevino; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins that loved her.

Preceding her in death were her infant son, Brian Leija; grandfathers, Jose Oscar Sanchez Sr. and Benito Hooks Sr.; and a grandmother, Paula Trevino.

Michelle enjoyed listening to music and was a good artist. She loved her family and friends. She has left a special place in our hearts.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, June 21, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, June 22, at Valley Memorial Gardens at 2 p.m.

   

OBIT: Margaret Ruth Shane

MISSION - Margaret Ruth Shane, 91, died Sunday, June 19, 2011, at Mission Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born January 12, 1920 in Savannah, Georgia and educated in Savannah schools, Armstrong Junior College, and Episcopal Convent in Catonsville, Maryland. After the convent, she worked a number of jobs in the Baltimore and Washington D.C. area, mostly in food service.

She married Edwin H. Shane in Gaithersburg, Maryland on February 1, 1960, and resided in Takoma Park, MD until transferred with the Army Finance Center in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1974.
She retired from Carmel Clay Schools in 1980. An avid camper, they settled in Enchanted Valley Ranch in 1999.

She is survived by her husband, Edwin Shane; sister, Florence McGill of Longmont, Colorado; brother, Donald Tucker of Savannah, Georgia; and many nieces and nephews. She and Ed celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on her 90th birthday on January 17, 2010.

Memorial contributions may be made to Children's Haven International, 400 E. Minnesota Rd. Pharr, TX 78577.

   

Page 159 of 174

Advertising Information

CoverageAreaThe Progress Times is the hometown newspaper for the local communities of Mission, Sharyland, Alton, Palmview, La Joya and surrounding areas in Western Hidalgo County. We have a staff of veteran reporters who work diligently every week to bring our readers the latest news as it affects their hometown area and people.

More Information...