Mrs. Maria Martha Sanchez,58, entered into eternal rest on Sunday July 14, 2019 at her residence in Mission surrounded by her family. Mrs. Sanchez was born on August 25, 1960 in McAllen, Texas to Jose Angel Hinojosa and Maria (Benavides) Hinojosa. She lived in Mission for many years having worked with the Mission School District for more than 25 years and with the McAllen School District for 11 years.Maria enjoyed and loved going to the beach, playing Bingo, dancing, family gatherings, and above all she loved to do puzzles. Maria Martha Sanchez truly lived her life to its fullest.
Left to cherish her memory is her loving family; Husband Alfredo Sanchez; Her children- Jose Alfredo (Monica) Sanchez, Cassandra Lee (Alfredo M.) Rodriguez, Abel Sanchez (Dellanira Galindo), Her step children- Carolina Sanchez, Ninfa (Abraham) Adriano, Noe (Veronica) Sanchez, Najaira (Johnny) Hernandez; Siblings--Jose Angel Hinojosa, Jaime Alberto Hinojosa, Hilda Murillo and Jose Luis Hinojosa; Grandchildren- Alyssandra Lee Rodriguez, Victoria Janelle Sanchez, Vanessa Janette Sanchez, and Noe Sanchez, Jr.
A gathering of family and friends will take place on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Rivera Funeral Home, 1901 Pecan Blvd. in McAllen from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM with a prayer service to begin at 7:00 PM. A celebration of life service will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Cremation will take place at a later time.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Rivera Funeral Home in McAllen.