MISSION – Vicente Garza passed away on Saturday, Feb. 14.
He was born in San Miguel de Camargo, Tamps., Mexico to Victorino Garza and Maria Luisa Mendiola Garza on March 9, 1924.
Survivors include his wife of 71 years, Edelmira Peña Garza; children, Victorino Garza, Maria Eva Lopez, Enedina Gomez, David Garza, Mary Lou Gonzalez and Sandra Garza; sister, Beatriz G. Garza; and 17 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Baltazar and Baldemar Garza; and sister, Ercilia Elizondo.
A funeral mass was held on Feb. 17 at St. John of the Fields Catholic Church in Mission. Interment followed at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram.