Maria Renteria de la Cruz, 73, died Nov. 20, 2013, in Petaluma.
Maria was the loving mother of Dolores Harvey, Maricela Esparza, Lorena Santana, Alma Esparza and Marco Esparza; dear sister of Guadalupa de Gracia and Jose Renteria; proud grandmother of nine grandchildren.
Maria was a homemaker and a 30-year resident of Sonoma. She was a native of Jalostotitlan, Jalisco.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Francis Catholic Church on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at noon. A vigil service was held at Duggan’s Mission Chapel on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013.
Interment will follow at Valley Cemetery, Sonoma.