Monica (Cota) Sotello was born April 1, 1941 in Campbellton, to Patricio Hernandez and Monica Gonzales Hernandez. She passed away April 29, 2019 in Campbellton. She was preceded in death by her husband Alberto (Beto) Sotello, son Patricio Sotello, Manuel and Mariana Garcia, who raised her at the time of her parents death, sister Veronica Luna, and niece Laura Hernandez.
She is survived by her son Joe Sotello and wife Diana, daughter Monica Garcia and Bernardo Hernandez all of Campbellton. She is also survived by her eight grandchildren, Jessica Sotello and Manuel Cruz Jr., Eric Garcia, Jacqueline Sotello, Anthony Garcia, Jennifer Sotello and Jericho Trevino, John Garcia and Corina Jimenez, Trey Garcia and Joseph Sotello. She had eight great grandchildren, Kaitlyn Alcorta, Aaron & Darron Cruz, Ricky Alcorta Jr, Aiden Alcorta, Julianna & Jolene Trevino, Aubryana Garcia. Also surviving are her brothers John Joe Hernandez of Rosenberg, Mario Garcia of San Antonio, Noel and Cris Garcia of Pleasanton, Louis and Emily Garcia of Dekalb, IL and Homer and Carol Garcia of Campbellton. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews along with many friends.
Services were held on Monday May 6. The viewing was from 4-7 p.m. with the rosary starting at 7 p.m. Mass was Tuesday May 7 at 10 a.m. Rosary and Mass l all took place at Sacred Heart Church in Campbellton. Burial was at Campbellton City Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Eric Garcia, Anthony Garcia, John Garcia, Joseph Sotello, Manuel Cruz Jr. and Elojio Sotello.