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OBIT: Maria Elena Rodriguez

MISSION - Maria Elena Rodriguez, 56, passed away Monday, May 14, 2012 at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg. She was born August 16, 1955 in Corpus Christi, the daughter of Noe and Angelica Salinas Hernandez.

She is survived by her daughter, Monica; sons, Angel, Daniel, Roel and Israel; her parents; sisters, Noemi Hernandez, Gloria Perez and Rosalinda Soria; and nine grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Tomas Rodriguez.

Visitation will be from 1 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, May 17, with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. at Rivera Funeral Home in McAllen. The funeral mass will be said at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 18, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Mission.

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