Maria Vences

Maria Santos Vences (Cruz)

Thursday, July 18th, 1957 - Saturday, July 4th, 2020
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Maria Santos Vences, 62, passed away peacefully on July 4, 2020. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1:00 pm Monday, July 13, 2020, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Rev. Albert Ruiz as Celebrant. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.

Maria was born on July 18, 1957 to Gertrudes and Alberta (Ortiz) Cruz, in Tejupilco, Estado de Mexico, Mexico. Maria was a longtime resident of McGregor and Waco. She was a loving daughter, mother and grandmother, and a caring person to all she knew. Maria enjoyed gardening, sewing, knitting, and raising cattle. She was known by everyone that knew her as one strong, hardworking lady.

She is preceded in death by her father, and two brothers, Ismael and Rogelio Cruz.

Maria is survived by her daughter, Susana Ruiz and sons; Roberto Vences, Serafin Vences, Orlando Vences and Osvaldo Vences; and numerous grandchildren; and her dear friend of many years, Fidencio Lopez Rocha; and many brothers, and sisters

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    Monday, July 13th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Monday, July 13th, 2020 1:00pm
    Sacred Heart Catholic Church
    2621 Bagby Avenue
    WACO, TX 76711
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Love always, Ebonique Manning

Posted at 11:32pm
Susana, You and your family have my deepest condolences and prayers. I will pray for you all to find peace and comfort during such a difficult time.
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Posted at 09:07pm
Mi mas sentido pesame ala familia descanse en paz madrina santos cruz
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Posted at 05:37pm
Sent with love and remembrance,
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Posted at 12:57pm
Very Sorry For Your Loss !! Love & Prayers
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Nereida Martinez

Posted at 02:41pm
"Maria Vences" will remain in our hearts forever.
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