MISSION – Oscar Garcia Cordova, 70, passed away on Friday, Sept. 9, 2016, at Lifecare Hospital in McAllen.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Casilda Cordova; children, Carlos Cordova, Oscar Cordova Jr., Jaime Cordova, David Daniel Cordova, Deborah Lee Cordova, Jerry Lee Cordova, Celenea Mae Cordova, Joseph Daniel Cordova; sisters, Aurelia Mercado, Emma Barrera, Carmen Perez, Ninfa Cantu and Anna Martinez; and eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Primitivo and Lorenza Cordova, and sisters, Elena Lopez and Angelina Gomez.
A funeral mass was held on Sept. 12 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at Valley Memorial Gardens in McAllen.