Graciela Cruz died on February 25, 2021 at the age of 54. She was born on December 22, 1966 to Ercilia and Jesus Cruz Jr.
She is preceded in death by her father Jesus Cruz Jr., sister Rosario “Chayo” Gonzales, paternal grandparents Jesus and Manuela Cruz, maternal grandparents Juan Castor and Ofelia Ramirez and uncles Senon Cruz and Sabas Cruz.
Cruz is also survived by her common-law spouse Ricky Valle, mother Ercilia C. Cruz, siblings Juan Carlos Cruz Jr. (Mary Jane Salazar), Patricia Cruz and her two dogs Joe Harley and Werita. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other relatives.
Visitation was held on Friday, March 5 at Peters Funeral Home from 4 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 4 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 11 a.m. Interment followed at the Cotulla East Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, .Cotulla.