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Petra Manzanares

Manzanares, 102

Petra Manzanares, 102, died on November 19, 2022 in Pearsall surrounded by her family. She was born on April 2, 1920 in Mexico to parents Mercedes and Maria Orozco.

She is preceded in death by her parents, daughters Nicandra Manzanares and Dolores Manzanares, sons Juan Manzanares, Fidel Manzanares, brothers Francisco Orozco, Juan Orozco, Pedro Orozco, Fermin Orozco, Jose Orozco and sisters Felisitas Orozco, Enedina Orozco.

Petra is survived by her sons Justino, Francisco, Pablo and Jesus Manzanares, daughters Ines Snoddy, LaLa Ayala, Maria Estrada, Amada Carrizales, brother Justino Orozco, sister Joaquina Orozco and numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held on Tuesday, November 29 from 5 to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at Hurley Funeral Home Chapel in Pearsall. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, November 30 at 10 a.m. at Church of Christ in Pearsall. Interment followed at the Pearsall Cemetery.

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Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Hurley Funeral Home, Pearsall.