ALTON– Gloria Rosalva Tejeda De Garcia, 83, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, at Amara Hospice in Edinburg.
Mrs. Tejeda was born to Emilio Tejeda and Guadalupe Muñiz on July 31, 1933, in Mexico.
Survivors include her children, Rosalba Sanchez, Nydia Guadalupe Garcia, Juan Peña and Javier Hernandez, and numerous siblings, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held on Oct. 3 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at Lord and I Cemetery in Palmview.