Estela V. Sanchez, 68, entered Heaven’s gate on Thursday, June 13, 2019, in Laredo, Texas.She was a loving and devoted mother to her children and grandchildren.She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Reynaldo Sanchez; parents, Luis Angel Vargas, and Soledad Carranza; siblings, Jesus Vargas and Elvia Gonzalez.Ms. Sanchez is survived by her children Reynaldo (Jeanette) Sanchez Jr., Jose Luis (Marleni) Sanchez, Rolando (Regina) Sanchez, Raul (Barbara) Sanchez, Javier (Beatriz) Sanchez, and Jose Luis (Christina) Sanchez Jr.; siblings, Luis Angel (Alicia) Vargas, Gloria (Felix +) Vasquez, Alicia (Gabriel +) Vasquez, Pedro (Blasa) Vargas, Soledad (Alfredo) Vedarte, and Ricardo (Dora) Vargas. She is also survived by 23 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends.A Rosary will be recited on Sunday, June 16, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the Hillside Funeral Home chapel. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, June 17, 2019, at Santa Rita de Casia Catholic Church in Rio Bravo, Texas, 1001 Espejo Molina Rd. A mass will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Anyone wishing to attend is asked to meet at the Church. Interment will follow at the family plot of the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.If you would like to sign the guestbook or send private condolences, you may do so at www.hillsidefuneral.com Arrangements are under the direction of Hillside Funeral Home, 310 Hillside Road.