Martina Mata, 46, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at her residence in Liberal.
She was born on July 22, 1967, to Efrain Piña Benavides and Martha Ofelia Cepeda in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico.
She married Jorge Mata on Feb. 14, 1990, in Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico. He survives.
In 1986, she graduated from Cetis 87 in Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico. In 1997, she received her GED from the Colvin Learning Center.
She was employed by Murphy Brown Farms.
She was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.
Survivors also include her parents; son, Jorge Mata and wife, Tanya, Liberal; daughter, Vanessa Mata and companion, Stephen Medina, Garden City; two brothers, Jesus Piña and wife, Cecilia, and Efrain Piña and wife, Azucena, all of Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico; one sister, Sonia Quinonez Piña and husband, Larzaro, Los Angeles, Calif.; and two grandchildren, Adan and Sophie Mata.
• Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, with Father Hector de la Vega presiding.
Burial will be at Liberal Cemetery.
Vigil and Rosary will be at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Anthony Catholic Church.
Visitation time will be at 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Brenneman Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to St. Anthony Catholic Church, in care of Brenneman Funeral Home, 1212 W. Second Street, Liberal, KS 67901.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.brennemanfuneral home.com.