MISSION – Maria Sanchez, 77, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen.
Survivors include her children, Rodolfo Sanchez Jr. of Peñitas, Juanita Sanchez of Edinburg, Eliud Sanchez of Mission, Heriberto Sanchez of Mission, Marissa Sanchez of La Joya and Aide Sanchez of Mission; and 22 grandchildren and four great0grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rodolfo Sanchez, and a daughter, Velma Sanchez.
A funeral mass was held on Oct. 30 at San Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Alton. Burial followed at San Jose Cemetery in Mission.