Born on January 7, 1937 in Mexico. Passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2012 in Sebastopol, CA at the age of 75. Beloved wife of Jose Luis Gudino. Adored mother of Carlos Gudino. Survived by three brothers and one sister. Maria came to the USA on December 18, 1961 as an immigrant and was proud to become a citizen. She worked hard as a housewife and farmer. The family would like to give special thanks to their neighbors for the help they provided during Maria's illness. Family and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Saturday, November 17 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Sebastian's Catholic Church, 7983 Covert Lane, Sebastopol. Visitation hours will be offered on Friday, November 16 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at PARENT-SORENSEN MORTUARY-SEBASTOPOL, 301 S. Main St., Sebastopol, 829-5433. Burial to follow at Pleasant Hills Memorial Park.