MONTAGUE — Mauricia Sanchez, 83, died at her home on Dec. 22, 2019, in Montague County.
She was born on May 28, 1936, in Cerralvo, NL Mexico to Francisco Peña and Ines Carmona Peña.
She married Victor Sanchez on Jan. 9, 1955, in Cerralvo, NL Mexico, he preceded her in death.
Mauricia worked all her life as a homemaker and loved her family very much always supporting them. She was a member of St. William’s Cathoilic Church in Montague.
She is survived by her children, Victor M. Sanchez, Jose I. Sanchez, Bertha Morales, Juan G. Sanchez and Maria Lozano; 16 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
There was a memorial mass for her on Monday, Jan. 6, at 2 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Nocona. A private family burial will be held in Mexico at a later date.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.