MISSION – Maria De La Luz Alvarez, 68, passed away on Friday, Dec. 28, 2018, at Mission Regional Medical Center.
Survivors include her children, Ruben Alvarez Jr., Alfredo Alvarez and Crystal Lozano; sister, Laura Vela; and 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ruben Alvarez Sr.; mother, Elma Villarreal; and sister, Juanita Acevedo.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 3, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial follows at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram.