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Veronica Atkinson

March 7, 1966 — June 21, 2023

Our beloved younger sister, Veronica Atkinson (57) passed away at her home in Dallas, TX on June 21, 2023 after a lengthy illness.  Veronica was born in Laredo, TX on March 7, 1966.

She is preceded death by her mother, Consuelo Atkinson and her father, Ernesto Atkinson.

Veronica is survived by her 3 brothers, Rudy (Mary), Roland (Susana), Richard (Pat); her sister Dahlia (Fred); her longtime partner, Bobby Near; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Veronica “Tex” will be fondly remembered as an intelligent, vivacious, generous and hardworking person who cherished her pets (Kesha & Pickles), and who always placed God and family in the highest esteem.  She will be dearly missed.

The Atkinson family will receive family and friends on Tuesday, June 27, 2023 from 5:00 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. Tuesday evening.  A graveside service will take place on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. at Mont Meta Memorial Park Mausoleum.

“For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed...” 1 Corinthians 15:52

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, June 27, 2023

5:00 - 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

Tuesday, June 27, 2023

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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Graveside Service

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

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