CORNELIUS — Maria Tenorio, a member of St. Alexander Parish, died March 7. She was 71.

Mrs. Tenorio was born Sept. 12, 1940, in Ramos, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. She married Mariano Tenorio in 1960, in Vancouver, Wash. They moved to Cornelius in 1988. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by three brothers. She is survived by her husband, Mariano Tenorio; children, Evaristo Tenorio, Raul Tenorio, Lupe Tenorio-Ruiz, and Juan Tenorio; brother, Ruben Nunez; sisters, Teresa Gutierrez, Manuela (David) Wilkham, and Carol (Joe) Panowicz; 15 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

A service was held. Memorial donations can be made to St. Alexander Church, 170 North 10th Ave., Cornelius, OR 97113.