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DEATH NOTICE-Alexa Martinez

MISSION – Infant Alexa Martinez passed away on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Women's Hospital in Edinburg. Visitation will be held on Monday, Aug. 11, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. A graveside service will follow at San Jose Cemetery in Mission.

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DEATH NOTICE-Eufemio Reyna

MISSION - Eufemio “Femo” Reyna, 90, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 at Mission Regional Medical Center.   A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 14, at 10 a.m. at Virgil Wilson Mortuary in Mission. Burial will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens.

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DEATH NOTICE-Lonnie B. Dillard

MISSION - Lonnie B. Dillard, 43, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio. A funeral mass was held on Aug. 9 at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church in Abram. Burial followed at San Jose Cemetery in Abram.

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DEATH NOTICE-Gumercinda Flores

LOS EBANOS - Gumercinda Flores, 83, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at her home in Los Ebanos. A funeral service was held on Aug. 9 at Lord and I Funeral Home in Sullivan City. Burial followed at Los Ebanos Cemetery.

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DEATH NOTICE-Joaquin Martinez

MISSION/SAN ANTONIO – A funeral mass for Joaquin "Jake" Martinez will be held on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Burial will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens in Mission.

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DEATH NOTICE-Mariano Benavidez Jr.

MISSION – A funeral service for Mariano Benavidez Jr. will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Flores Funeral Funeral Home in Mission. Burial will follow at R.G.V. State Veterans Cemetery in Mission.

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DEATH NOTICE-Raymond Paul Kleemeyer

MISSION - Raymond Paul Kleemeyer, 94, passed away on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at Mission Regional Medical Center.

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OBIT-Theresa McKinney

MISSION - Theresa (Tambasco) McKinney, 86, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2014.

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DEATH NOTICE-Maria Alicia Garza

ALTON - Maria Alicia Garza, 82, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at Edinburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 6, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial will follow at Havana Cemetery.

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DEATH NOTICE-Arturo Garcia

MISSION - Arturo Garcia, 83, passed away on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at his home in Mission. A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 5, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in McAllen. Burial will follow at Roselawn Cemetery in McAllen.

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OBIT-Lydia Leal

MISSION - Lydia Leal passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014 in Mission where she lived since 1955. She was born on Dec. 31, 1929 in Edinburg.

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DEATH NOTICE-Yazmin Martinez

PENITAS - Yazmin Martinez, 23, passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Mission Regional Medical Center.

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OBIT-Jose de Jesus Chairez

MISSION - Jose de Jesus Chairez, 52, passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Lifecare Hospital in McAllen.

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OBIT-Roberto Rivas

AUSTIN – Roberto "Robert" Rivas, 61, passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

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DEATH NOTICE-Martimiano Salinas

PENITAS - Martimiano Salinas, 66, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014, at Mission Regional Medical Center.

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OBIT-Maria Guadalupe Ramirez

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MISSION – Maria Guadalupe Ramirez, 61, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014 at her home in Mission after battling cancer.

She was born Nov. 27, 1952, in Roma, to Francisco and Margarita Treviño. After graduating from Incarnate Word University with degrees in Spanish and biology, she taught at Roma High School, McAllen High School and then went on to the Sharyland school district. After earning her master’s degrees in Spanish and counseling, she became the head counselor at Sharyland High School until her retirement..

Survivors include her husband of 35 years, Andrew Ramirez Jr.; children, Andrew Ramirez III of Houston and Christina Ramirez of Los Angeles, Calif.; siblings, Francisco Treviño, Cayetano Treviño, Elva Hinojosa, Alicia Morton, Maggie La Grande and Gloria Cantu; and a granddaughter.

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