MISSION - Carmen Delgado, 89, passed away Friday, August 31, 2012 at Life Care Hospital of South Texas in McAllen. She was born to Juan Lopez and Maria Antonia Martinez on January 16, 1923 in Guanajuato, Mexico.
Survivors include children, Micaela Cantu, Raquel Vasquez, Margarita Rodriguez, Maria Antonia Garza, Carmen Garza, Martha Delgado, Angel Delgado, Pedro Delgado, Jaime Delgado and Juan Antonio Delgado; and 29 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sacramento Delgado, Sr.; daughter, Juanita Delgado; sons, Sacramento Delgado Jr. and Juan Delgado; and grandson, Lee Roy Delgado.
The funeral mass will be Thursday, Sept. 6, at 1:30 pm at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in McAllen.