Maria Guadalupe Cisneros age 79, of Grandview, died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009 at Sunnyside Community Hospital.

She was born Dec. 14, 1929 to Jose and Antonia (Casas) Cortina in Progreso, Texas. On March 26, 1947 she married Eloy Cisneros at Monte Alto, Texas.

She is survived by her children; Hector Cisneros of Grandview, Rudy Cisneros of Mabton, Israel Cisneros of Grandview, Raul Cisneros of Monte Alto, Sylvia Armendariz of Grandview, Irma Cisneros of Grandview, Elizabeth Cisneros of Grandview and Linda Saenz of Grandview; 30 grandchildren; 49 great grandchildren and 11 great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son Chuco Cisneros.

Viewing and visitation will be held Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009 from 4 until 8 p.m. with a Rosary to be held at 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, Grandview. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, Oct. 12, 2009 at 10 a.m. at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Grandview, with burial to be held at Grandview Cemetery, Grandview. Those wishing to share their memories or sign Maria's online memorial book may do so at


Comments are subject to moderator review and may not appear immediately on the site.

Please read our commenting policy before posting.

Any comment violating the site's commenting guidelines will be removed and the user could be banned from the site.

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment