MISSION - Maria Eugenia Mercado Perez, 67, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2013 at Mission Regional Medical Center.
Survivors include her children Juan Carlos Perez, Francisco Perez III, Rita Garcia and Oscar Perez; siblings, Juanita Mercado Bustos, Maria Nora Velasquez, Marcos Mercado Jr., Norma Linda Gamez, Maria Julia Mercado, Ruben Mercado and Elizabeth Mercado; and four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Francisco Perez Jr.; parents, Marcos and Juanita Mercado; and sister, Maria Sylvia Serna.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 29, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission from 1to 9 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. The funeral mass will be held on Thursday, May 30, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial will follow at Granjeno Cemetery.