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PALMVIEW - James A. Dykes, 88, passed away on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at his home in Palmview.
MISSION - William Hamilton, 81, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Amara Hospice Facility in Edinburg.
MISSION - Ana Moncivais, 65, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at Village Healthcare and Rehabilitation in McAllen.
MISSION - Dora A. Ramirez, 45, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in McAllen.
MISSION – A funeral service for Aurelia Ortega was held on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at Funeraria Del Angel in Mission.
MISSION - Alfredo Alvarez Rincon, 53, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at McAllen Medical Center.
MISSION - Gregorio Romero, 48, passed away on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Comfort House in McAllen.
MISSION - Luis Trevino, 73, passed away on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at his home in Mission.
MISSION - Ignacio Ramirez, 84, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at his home in Mission. A funeral service was held on Feb. 8 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at San Pedro Cemetery.
MISSION - Francisca Rodriguez, 83, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at Life Care Hospital North in McAllen. A funeral service was held on Feb. 7 at Funeraria Del Angel in Mission. Burial followed at Palm Valley Memorial Gardens in Pharr.
She was born in Morgan County, Alabama and moved to Weslaco in 1927. She was the daughter of Herbert and Etna Willis.
She is survived by her two sons, Darrell Davis and René Davis, and her daughter, Connie Ewing. She had eight grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was devoted to her family and lived independently until a recent illness. She once was a much-applauded guest at a UTPA sociology class, discussing and answering student questions about what it was like to live to her age.
MISSION - Bernabe Cantu, 84, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at Mission Regional Medical Center.
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