Odem – Cristina Sanchez Puga passed away December 20, 2021. She was 73 Cristina was born on May 5, 1948 in Raymondville, Texas to Carolina (Garcia) and Baldemar Sanchez, Sr. She was a resident of Odem most of her life and former resident of Raymondville and Freer. Cristina had worked previously as an Office Manager for Hobby Lobby. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.
She is preceded in death by her daughter: Norma Linda Puga Flores; and parents: Baldemar Sr. and Carolina Sanchez.
She is survived by her husband: Carlos Puga, Sr. from Odem, Texas; sons: Carlos Puga, Jr. (Hilda) from Corpus Christi, Texas and Daniel Puga from Odem, Texas; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; brothers: Baldemar Sanchez, Jr. (Delia) from Freer, Texas; Ramiro Sanchez (Gloria) from La Sara, Texas; sisters: Delia Gutierrez (Bruno), Corina Sanchez, all from Raymondville, Texas; Dora Tenpenny (Charles) from Robstown, Texas; and numerous extended family members and friends.
Visitation will begin Thursday, December 23, 2021, 5:00PM to 9:00 PM at the Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening, 7:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be private.
Guestbook available online at www.resthavenfunerals.com
Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.