Maria Elodia Cruz

September 12, 1953 — February 5, 2022

Maria Elodia Cruz

Maria Elodia Cruz was called home to the Lord on February 5, 2022, after a

courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her loved ones when

she peacefully slipped into her eternal rest.

Maria Elodia joins her parents, Wilfrido and Lydia Garza, and her sister,

Blanca Alvarez, in the Lord’s kingdom. Left to cherish her memories are

her son, David (Elsa) Cruz Jr., daughter, Dee D. Cruz, her beloved

grandchildren Dianira Cruz, David Cruz III, Dariana Cruz, Daisy Saenz,

Adan Saenz, Alejandro Montes, and Deandra Diaz, her sister, Melba Estrada

and brother, Ricardo Saul Garza.

The celebration of life viewing will commence on Tuesday, February 8,

2022, 1 p.m. – 8 p.m., with a Rosary at 6 p.m. at Sanchez Funeral Home in

Roma. A viewing will continue on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, 8 a.m. -

9:30 a.m. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. at Santa Rosa de Lima

Church, La Rosita. Burial will follow at La Paz Cemetery.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Maria Elodia Cruz, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

1:00 - 8:00pm (Central time)

Sanchez Memorial Funeral Home

101 AR Sanchez Dr., Roma, TX 78584

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Rosary

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Starts at 6:00pm (Central time)

Sanchez Memorial Funeral Home

101 AR Sanchez Dr., Roma, TX 78584

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Visitation

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

8:00 - 9:30am (Central time)

Sanchez Memorial Funeral Home

101 AR Sanchez Dr., Roma, TX 78584

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Funeral Mass

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Starts at 10:00am (Central time)

Santa Rosa de Lima Catholic Church

4195 Old Hwy 83, Rio Grande City, TX 78582

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