Maria Cuevas, 98, of Pearsall, died on January 21, 2023. She was born on November 7, 1924, in Goldfinch, Texas to Juan Elizondo Jr. and Delfina Garcia Elizondo.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Senovio Cuevas, son Rolando Cuevas Sr., siblings Julia Medrano, Apolonia Briseno, Jesus “Chuey” Elizondo Sr., Timoteo Elizondo, Elias Elizondo and Jose Elizondo, daughter-in-law Rosario M. Cuevas and grandson James Cuevas.
Maria is survived by her children Luis Cuevas (Cindy) of Oklahoma, Ricardo Cuevas of Pearsall and Maria Olga Viesca (Margarito Jr.) of Pearsall, siblings Johnny Elizondo, Benito Elizondo Sr. and Amelia Ramirez. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren and three generations of grandchildren.
Pallbearers: Timmy Elizondo, Patrick Cuevas, Rodney Cuevas, Joshua Senovio Cuevas, Paul Myers and Gregory Roland Cuevas.
Visitation was held on Thursday, January 26 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels from 3 to 9 p.m. A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Funeral services were held on Friday, January 27 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment followed at Chilipitin Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Treviño Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels, Pearsall.