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OBIT-Hector Evelio Rivera Jr.

MISSION - Hector Evelio Rivera Jr. passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at M.D. Anderson Hospital in Houston.

He was born on October 30, 1986 in Amarillo to Hector Evelio and San Juana Rivera.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Felipe Cantu, and his paternal grandparents, Rigoberto and Oralia Rivera.

Survivors include his parents and sisters, Evelyn Abigail Rivera and ZahilaAilyn Rivera, all of Mission, and grandmother, Adela Salinas of Pharr.

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, June 25, at 2 p.m. at Legacy Chapels, 4610 S. Jackson Rd. in Edinburg. Interment will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Mission.

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