MISSION - Maria B. Velasquez, 70, passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at her residence in Mission.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Jose Alberto Velasquez; children, Tina Cardenas, Johnny Velasquez and Yolanda Velasquez; brother, Blas Rodriguez; and three grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Guadalupe Rodriguez.
The funeral mass was held Tuesday, June 18, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery.