Sunday, September 21, 2014
Text Size

Site Search


for Mission Citizens Awards



for Employment Opportunities

More News

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Local Weather

Current Conditions:
Fair, 78 F

Sun - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 87 Low: 74
Mon - Partly Cloudy. High: 90 Low: 73
Tue - Isolated Thunderstorms. High: 88 Low: 73
Wed - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 84 Low: 70
Thu - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 86 Low: 73

Full Forecast at Yahoo! Weather

(provided by The Weather Channel)

OBIT-Gertrudis Villegas

MISSION - Gertrudis Villegas, 96, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 at Doctors Hospital in Edinburg.

She was born on Feb. 3, 1917.

Survivors include her children, Rosa Maria Moreno, Audelia Sanchez, Elsa Reyna, Thomas Villegas III, Jose F. Villegas, Velma Belen Villegas, Juanita Palomo and Concepcion Santoyo; and 19 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Tomas Villegas Jr.

A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Granjeno. Interment follows at Granjeno City Cemetery.

Advertising Information

CoverageAreaThe Progress Times is the hometown newspaper for the local communities of Mission, Sharyland, Alton, Palmview, La Joya and surrounding areas in Western Hidalgo County. We have a staff of veteran reporters who work diligently every week to bring our readers the latest news as it affects their hometown area and people.

More Information...