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Magdalena (Sanchez) Rivera

May 25, 1930 — April 7, 2021

Magdalena Sánchez Rivera, passed away Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at Valley Baptist Medical Center, Harlingen, Texas.

Magdalena was born on May 25, 1930 in San Benito, Texas to Rosendo and Celsa Sánchez. Magdalena was preceded in death by her husband, Pedro Zamora Rivera; parents, Rosendo and Celsa; siblings, Julian, Juanita, José Juan and Cástulo; children Juan, Tomas, and Norma; grandchildren, Juan González and Edward Anthony Folsom.

She is survived by her sister, Dominga; children, Olga Folsom, Ricardo (Rachel), Edward, and Belinda; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be on Monday, April 12, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home. A recitation of the Holy Rosary will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Monday evening. (Click the link below to via a live-stream of the recitation of the Holy Rosary.) A Funeral Liturgy take place on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home Chapel. (Click the link below to via a live-stream of the Funeral Service.) Interment will follow at Mont Meta Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Amigos Del Valle, Harlingen, TX or San Benito Food Pantry, San Benito, TX.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home, 1400 W. Business 77, San Benito, Texas 78586; 956- 361-9192; www.sanbenitofuneralhome.com .

All guests should wear a facial covering and practice social distancing while visiting the funeral home.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Magdalena (Sanchez) Rivera, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, April 12, 2021

3:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home

1400 West Business 77, San Benito, TX 78586

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Recitation of the Holy Rosary

Monday, April 12, 2021

Starts at 7:00 pm (Central time)

Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home

1400 West Business 77, San Benito, TX 78586

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Funeral Liturgy

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Buck Ashcraft San Benito Funeral Home

1400 West Business 77, San Benito, TX 78586

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Interment following service

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

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