MISSION – Hilda B. Velasquez, 81, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen.
Mrs. Velasquez was born on Feb. 16, 1937, in Nuevo Leon, Mexico. She was the daughter of the late Juan and Felipa (Sanchez) San Miguel.
Survivors include her children, Raul Velasquez Jr., Rosendo Velasquez, Ricardo Velasquez, Amparo Velasquez, Gregorio Velasquez, Monica Velasquez, Carmela Velasquez and Raquel Velasquez; siblings, Juan San Miguel, Roberto San Miguel, Alfoncina San Miguel and Guadalupe San Miguel; and 31 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raul Velasquez, and son, Eugenio Velasquez.
A graveside service was held on Nov. 27. Burial followed at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Mission. Arrangements were under the care of Rivera Funeral Home in Mission.