2018-01-10 / Obituaries


RAYMONDVILLE, TXSylvia Sosa Gonzalez, 60, of Raymondville, passed away January 7, 2018 in Harlingen, Texas.

She was born in Edcouch-Elsa, Texas to Manuel and Hortencia Sosa on October 25, 1957. She went to school in Raymondville and received a certificate as a medical records clerk/transcriptionist from Texas State Technical College. She worked as an Emergency Room Secretary for 24 years at Valley Baptist Medical Center. She enjoyed spending time with her family, movies, garage sales, and making tortillas.

Sylvia is preceded in death by her father, Manuel Sosa Jr. and is survived by her husband of 42 years, Jorge Luis Gonzalez Sr.: daughters; Jeanie Marie Gonzalez, Jacklyn Danielle Gonzalez, son; Jorge Luis Gonzalez Jr., grandchildren; Jordyn Lee Reyes, Jorge Luis Gonzalez III, Brandon James Gonzalez, Elodie Lynnae Cano, Abram Jai Cano, Delilah Gonzalez and Charley the puppy. She is also survived by her mother, Hortencia Sosa, and three sisters: Hortencia Reyes, Mary (Rick) Garza, and Laura Lee Sosa.

Honored to serve as pallbearers are Juan Moreno Sr. Juan Manuel Sosa Jr., Eduardo Gonzales, Carlos Cano, Ricardo Garza Jr., and Pedro Salazar.

Family viewing will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, January 9 and 10, 2018 with rosary being recited on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at Duddlesten Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday January 11, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 693 N. 3rd, Raymondville, Texas. Interment will follow in the Raymondville Memorial Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Duddlesten Funeral Home, 604 W. Hidalgo Ave., Raymondville, Texas.

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