MISSION - Sofia C. Rivera, 85, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013 at Village Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in McAllen.
She was born on May 19, 1927 in Zacatecas, Mexico to Francisco De La Cruz and Elena Casas.
Survivors include her children, Antonio Rivera Jr., Herlinda Garcia, Maria E. DeLuna, David Rivera, Benigno Rivera, Leticia H. Rivera, Arturo River, and Francisco Rivera; sisters, Amparo, Carmen, Beatriz and Socorro; brothers, Raul, Jose and Carlos; and 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Cremation followed visitation held on May 19.
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