Mrs. Huerta was born May 18, 1951, to Maximo and Remijia Silvas in Edinburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings.
Survivors include her husband, Jesus Huerta Jr.; a daughter, Jessica (Ross Mercado) Olivarez; sons, Ernest (Anna) Huerta and Freddie Huerta, both of Mathis; 17 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held at the VFW Hall Wednesday, Oct. 2, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. A rosary was recited there that evening at 7 o’clock.
The funeral Mass was celebrated Thursday, Oct. 3, at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial followed at Descanso Eterno #1.
Pallbearers were Ruben Morales, Gonzalo Echavaria, Gonzalo Echavaria Jr., Cecilio Olivarez IV, Joseph Olivarez and Manuel Huerta.
Treviño Funeral Home