Maria Amalia (Vasquez) Echegaray(1934-2012)

Maria Amalia Echegaray entered into eternal rest to be with the Lord on December 21, 2012 at the age of 78 years in Brawley, Ca. She was born in Coatepec, Harinas, Mexico to Eligio and Maura Vasquez. She lived in Huron, California for 35 years with her husband Javier Echegaray of 30 years of marriage.
Maria is survived by her husband and her children; Jose Antonio, Juan Manuel, Luis Alberto, Maria de Jesus, Elvira, Christina, Elena,Teresa, Micaela, Angelica and Melinda. Her sister Maria de Jesus. She also leaves behind her multitude of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents and her son Jose Imeldo.
There will be a visitation on Thursday from 5:30-6:00 p.m. with rosary to follow at 6:00 p.m. and Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday at 10:00 a.m. everything to held at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church in Huron, Ca. Burial will follow at Coalinga Huron District Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of Whitehurst-McNamara Funeral Service.

Published in The Hanford Sentinel on Dec. 27, 2012