Mara T V Benavides
Born on June 20, 1936
MARIA T.V. BENDAVIDES
VICTORIA - Maria Teresa Villarreal Benavides, 76, of Victoria, passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013. She was born June 20, 1936 in Crystal City to the late Ruperta Espinosa and Santos Villarreal. She was a homemaker and a Catholic.
She is survived by daughters, Sylvia Hill (James), Elizabeth Perez (Steve) both of Victoria; sons, Frank Benavides (Gloria), Eduardo Benavides, Gilbert Benavides Sr., all of Victoria; Jesse Benavides Sr., (Angela), Leonard Benavides both of Fort Worth, George Benavides, Victoria; sisters, Guadalupe "Lupe" Perez, Arlington, Magdalena Guerrero, Florida, Lily Sanchez (Enocencio), Victoria, Angie Villarreal, Austin; brothers, Arthur Villarreal (Connie) Victoria, David Villarreal (Jean) Victoria; twenty one grandchildren, thirty eight great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Francisco Benavides Sr.; brothers, Pete Villarreal Sr., Jose Antonio Villarreal Sr., and Juanito Villarreal.
Visitation will be on Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11 a.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. at Artero Memorial Chapels. Visitation will resume on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 9 a.m. Mass at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Joshua Morales, Santos Hurtado, Gilbert Benavides Jr., Jesse Benavides Jr., Jaime Benavides, Justin Benavides.
Honary Pallbearer: Jakob Hurtado
Under the direction of Artero Memorial Chapels, Victoria. 361-575-3212.