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In Memory of

Beatriz Beatriz Mata

May 10, 1945 - June 15, 2017

Obituary


Beatriz Mata, 72, passed away in her home on Thursday June 15, 2017 after her battle of myelodysplasia syndrome and liver cancer surrounded by her loving husband and children. She was born 05/10/1945 to Jose Anaya and Pascuala Ramirez. Survived by her loving husband Lorenzo Mata Jr. whom she married on July 11, 1972. Also survived by children Rachel, Daniel (Marisela), Alberto (Esther), Alicia (Eddie), and Lorenzo III (Angie). She had 15 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Also survived by brothers Pedro and Juan Anaya, sisters Lupe, Teresa, Maggie, and Ramona and several nephews and...

Beatriz Mata, 72, passed away in her home on Thursday June 15, 2017 after her battle of myelodysplasia syndrome and liver cancer surrounded by her loving husband and children. She was born 05/10/1945 to Jose Anaya and Pascuala Ramirez. Survived by her loving husband Lorenzo Mata Jr. whom she married on July 11, 1972. Also survived by children Rachel, Daniel (Marisela), Alberto (Esther), Alicia (Eddie), and Lorenzo III (Angie). She had 15 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Also survived by brothers Pedro and Juan Anaya, sisters Lupe, Teresa, Maggie, and Ramona and several nephews and nieces. Bea was a wonderful wife and mother who enjoyed cooking, sewing cross stitch, and making baby blankets for the new family arrivals. She worked for several years at Farah MFG. Special thanks to daughters Rachel, Alicia, and granddaughter Francis who cared for her day and night, and also to her sons that never left her side. We will all miss her dearly. She was a member of Our Lady of the Valley Church since 1972. Pallbearers will be immediate family members. Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 18, 2017 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Funeral Home 1060 North Carolina Dr. with a Vigil at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church. Interment to follow to Mount Carmel Cemetery.