Maria Guadalupe Alanis

Maria Guadalupe Alanis

03/20/1970 – 09/11/2023

Maria Guadalupe Alanis, 53, of Brownsville, TX, entered eternal rest on Monday, September 11, 2023, at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Brownsville, surrounded by her loving family.

Left to cherish her memory is her husband, Felipe Velasquez; three daughters and one son, Christy (Mario) Sepulveda, Eduardo (Elide) Rocha, Claudia Alaniz, Viviana (Daniel) Escobedo; seventeen grandchildren, Leslie, Crystal, Kaylee, Mario, Eduardo, Diamond Ly, Yanileysi, Lynette, Victoria, Mateo, Joshua, Lilian, Victor, Angela, Hugo, Brissa, Omar; and one great-granddaughter on the way.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 13, 2023 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home with a prayer service being held at 6:00 p.m. Visitation will continue from 12:00 p.m. until chapel funeral ceremony time of 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 14, 2023 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. Christian burial will follow at Guillen Community Cemetery in Brownsville, TX.

Services are under the guidance of Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Crematory & Flower Shop. 657 Springmart Blvd., Brownsville, Texas. (956) 350-8485

To send flowers or a plant to the family in the memory of Ms. Maria Guadalupe Alanis, please visit Didi’s Flower Shop at Sunset Memorial, place your order online at or call (956) 572-3872.