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Manuela Sanchez Vela

Edna, Jackson County, Texas, USA
Death 20 Jul 2015 (aged 85)
Sugar Land, Fort Bend County, Texas, USA
Burial Richmond, Fort Bend County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 149686751 · View Source
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Fort Bend Herald, July 23, 2015:

Funeral Services for Manuela Vela 85, of Rosenberg, Texas will be held Friday July 24, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Hernandez Funeral Home 800 Fourth Street in Rosenberg. Burial will follow at San Gabriel Cemetery in Richmond, Texas.

Visitation will be held Thursday July 23, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Hernandez Funeral Home 800 Fourth Street in Rosenberg. A Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m.

Ms. Vela was born October 5, 1929 in Edna, Texas and she passed away July 20, 2015 in Sugar Land, Texas.

She is preceded in death by her parents Patricio and Casamira Sanchez; her husband Robert Vela, Sr.; her children Delfina Vela, Laura Ann Vela, Richard Vela, David Vela and Manuel Vela; her grandchildren Taime Serena Hill, Jamie Vasquez and Tiffany Montemayor;

She is survived by her sons Robert Vela, Jr. (Judy), Ross Vela (Debbie), Abel Vela; her daughters Gloria Hill, Guadalupe Montemayor, Antonia Vasquez (Johnny Cantu), Sandy Garza (Sammy); her brother Pedro Sanchez; her sisters Margie Ramirez, Betty Martinez, Christina Reyes, Sofia Sams and Eudelia Milburn; along with 28 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren as well as other loving family members and friends.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Hernandez Funeral Home 800 Fourth Street in Rosenberg.

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  • Created by: Carolyn Brinkmeyer
  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149686751
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Manuela Sanchez Vela (5 Oct 1929–20 Jul 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149686751, citing San Gabriel Cemetery, Richmond, Fort Bend County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Brinkmeyer (contributor 47376049) .