Places

  • Mission is also known as: Hidalgo County / Mission city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Tito Santana (american football player), Bobby Jack Wright (coach), Lena Guerrero (lobbyist), Trinidad Silva (actor), Crystal Hopkins (film producer), and Dave Silva (actor).

History

The population was 77,058 at the 2010 census Mission is part of the McAllen–Edinburg–Mission and Reynosa–McAllen metropolitan areas. Mission is located at 26°12′41″N 98°19′17″W / 26.21139°N 98.32139°W / 26.21139; -98.32139 (26.211402, -98.321277). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 24.1 square miles (62 km), of which, 24.1 square miles (62 km) of it is land and 0.04% is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 45,408 people, 13,766 households, and 11,384 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,881.9 people per square mile (726.6/km²). There were 17,723 housing units at an average density of 734.5 per square mile (283.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 77.63% White, 0.37% African American, 0.38% Native American, 1.63% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 18.64% from other races, and 2.34% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 81.03% of the population. There were 13,766 households out of which 43.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.8% were married couples living together, 14.5% had a female householder with no husband...

The official website for the city of Mission is http://www.missiontexas.us/.

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Mission Obituaries

It was written on May 24th, 2016 that Jeff Capela passed on in Mission, Texas.  Capela was 74 years old and was born in Conneaut, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jeff's life.

It was disclosed on April 25th, 2016 that Marilyn Workman (Will) passed away in Mission, Texas.  Ms. Workman was 73 years old and was born in Beatrice, NE.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marilyn's life.

It was written on March 30th, 2016 that Kim Alan Craven died in Mission, Texas.  Craven was 72 years old and was born in Bremerton, WA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kim Alan's life.

It was noted on February 29th, 2016 that James Doyle "Jim" Terry died in Mission, Texas.  Terry was 73 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James Doyle "Jim"'s life.

It was written on February 27th, 2016 that Willette F Hernon (Hawkins) passed on in Mission, Texas.  Ms. Hernon was 94 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Willette F's life.

It was revealed on October 26th, 2015 that Marilyn M Workman (Wiemers) died in Mission, Texas.  Ms. Workman was 73 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marilyn M's life.

It was noted on May 29th, 2015 that Daniel Lewis died in Mission, Texas.  Lewis was 78 years old and was born in Titusville, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Daniel's life.

It was revealed on March 19th, 2015 that Wayne Melvin Tarmann passed away in Mission, Texas.  Tarmann was 76 years old and was born in Toluca, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wayne Melvin's life.

It was reported on January 21st, 2015 that Vesta Ruth Steiner (Kauffman) died in Mission, Texas.  Ms. Steiner was 78 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Vesta Ruth's life.

It was disclosed on January 21st, 2015 that Vesta Ruth Steiner (Kauffman) perished in Mission, Texas.  Ms. Steiner was 78 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Vesta Ruth's life.

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Cemeteries in Mission

C
City Cemetery
N Holland Ave
Mission, TX 78573
G
Garden of Angels Cemetery
1427 N Abram Rd
Mission, TX 78572

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National Cemetery main gate re-opens Monday
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IGTNT: Four Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan
Theres valor there; theres bravery; theres a sense of duty to the mission to do what Im supposed to do ... 2010 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. Patriot Guard Riders will escort. Rest in peace, Pfc. Andrew Meari.
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Legendary Tigers manager Sparky Anderson dies at 76
In countless such gestures, he succeeded in a mission he once imparted to his Hall of Fame catcher ... On how any team could survive the loss of a star player or two: You can go to the cemetery and see where Babe Ruth is buried.
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Volunteers visit cemeteries to construct a vast database of the dead
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