Weslaco, TX – Rita R. Saenz, 78, passed away to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, at Knapp Medical Center. Mrs. Saenz was born August 24, 1942, to Santos & Guadalupe Reyes in Weslaco, TX. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Azael Jose Saenz; 1 son, Rene Azael Saenz; 2 brothers, Roque Reyes, Vicente Reyes; & 1 sister, Rebecca Jaramillo. Mrs. Saenz is survived by 2 daughters, Delma Saenz (Rene Rodriguez), Delia Rodriguez (Esequiel), both of Weslaco, TX; 1 son, Ruben Saenz (Lucy), of Weslaco, TX; daughter-in-law, Charolette Saenz; 2 sisters, Maria Del Refugio Caballero, Yolanda Garcia, both of Weslaco, TX; & companion, Alfredo Hinojosa, of Weslaco, TX. Also surviving are 16 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday, September 14, 2020 at Guerra Funeral Home of Weslaco – Chapel of The Angels. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at St. Pius X Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Highland Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Joseph Rodriguez, Bobby Jay Rodriguez, Isidro Saenz, Ireneo Rodriguez, Ruben Saenz, and Keanu Saenz. Arrangements are under the direction of Guerra Funeral Home of Weslaco, Inc., 2602 N. Texas Ave., Weslaco, TX (956) 969-1461.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Rita R. Saenz, please visit our floral store.