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De La Rosa

CAMERON—Funeral services for Mariano Tamez De La Rosa, 80, of Cameron were held Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, at St. Monica’s Catholic Church.

Rosary was recited Friday, Sept. 3, at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home.

Mr. De La Rosa died Thursday, Sept. 2, in a Cameron hospital.

He was born Sept. 3, 1929, in Cameron to Louis and Virginia (Vasquez) De La Rosa.

Mr. De La Rosa was a U.S. A rmy veteran of the Korean Conflict.

He married Anita Lopez on June 25, 1951, and was a member of St. Monica’s Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife, Anita De La Rosa of Cameron; two sons, Ernest De La Rosa and Mariano De La Rosa, both of Cameron; four daughters, A nita Mendoza, Irene De La rosa and Dolores Sedillo, all of Cameron, Gloria Paniagua of Milano; a brother, Louis De La Rosa of Temple; and three sisters, Connie Medrano and Virginia Garcia, both of Dallas, Mary Louise Flores of Temple; also, 16 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.


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