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OBIT: Maria Lourdes Tijerina

PALMVIEW - Maria Lourdes Tijerina Martinez, 57, from Ciudad Mante, Tamps., Mexico, died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012 in Mission.

She is survived by her children Narmi Tijerina, Laura Tijerina, Lazaro Tijerina Jr., Abelardo Tijerina, Nohemi Ramirez, and Lee Joel Hernandez; mother, Margarita Alonso; sisters, Macrina, Sylvia, and Noemi; brothers, Enrique, Cuithlahuac, Javier and Juan Manuel; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lazaro Tijerina, and father, Pascual Martinez.

The funeral mass will be held Monday, Feb. 27, at 10 a.m. at San Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Alton. Burial will follow at San Jose Cemetery in Mission.

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