Maria Teresa Echenique was born on August 28, 1952 in Huetamo Michoacan, Mexico. She was the daughter of Esteban Echenique and Braulia Santibañez. She grew up in Mexico, was married there and began her family. She also taught elementary school in Mexico. In 2000, Maria and some of her family moved to the United States. She was a member of the Tabernacle of David in Branson. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her family and she also enjoyed reading and writing.
Maria entered into rest on Tuesday, December 4 in Branson at the age of 66.
She was preceded in death by her father and her husband.
She is survived by her children, Jorge A. Guzman Echenique, Carlos Guzman Echenique, Lizbeth Guzman Echenique, Adriana C. Guzman Echenique and Ulises E. Guzman Echenique, along with six brothers, two sisters and six grandchildren.
Services were held on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory, Branson with Pastor Orzi Campos officiating.