Edelmiro Peña

July 21, 1928 - October 29, 2018
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Edelmiro Peña, 90 passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home, alongside his loving wife of 75 years, and his oldest daughter. He was  a strong, loving, and hardworking husband and father.

He is preceded in death by his parents, +Gerardo Peña and +Lucia Rios de Peña, Sisters: +Aurora (Jesus ) Castillo, +Angelita (Manuel) Lucio, Brother: +Felipe Peña.

Mr. Peña is survived by his wife Dora Uvalle de Peña, Children: Maria Luisa Peña, Artemio (Guadalupe) Peña, San Juanita (Alfredo) Equigua, Yvonne (Ricardo) Peña Andrade. Grand Children: Jessica Marie (Eloy) Almanza del Barrio, Art (Alejandra) Peña, Yvette (Richard) Peña Gomez, Vanessa Equigua, Valerie Equigua , Alfredo Equigua, Jr. Vivian Andrade, Ricky Andrade., and 9 Great Grand Children.

He is also survived by his sisters: Bertha (+Manuel) Garcia, Maria G de Jesus (+ Ramon) Abrego,

Mr. Edelmiro Peña will be missed tremendously by all his nephews and nieces from Laredo, Texas, San Antonio, Texas, Dallas, Texas Monterrey, Nuevo Leon: Bustamante, Nuevo Leon, and Sabinas Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon. He will also be missed by all the friends he made while working at River Drive Mall, and by all those who would pass by the house and he would immediately make friends with.

The family would like to thank all those that have been in contact with the family, thank you to all for the prayers and your condolences. A special thank you to Dr, Luis Benavides, Fr. Hector Flores, Msgr. Alejandro Salazar, Deacon Frank Idrogo, Jr. ,  and Fr. Elias Sanchez.

Visitation will be held Thursday, November 1, 2018, from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Nieto Funeral Home & Crematory where a rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm.   Funeral services will be held Friday, November 2, 2018  from the funeral home to San Martin De Porres Catholic Church.    Funeral mass will be celebrated at 9:30 am.   Interment will follow immediately in the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.

Funeral service arrangements are under the care of Nieto Funeral Home & Crematory, 802 Coke St. Laredo, TX 78040. Condolences can be expressed to the family online at www.nietofuneral.com.

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Nieto Funeral Home and Crematory


802 Coke St
Laredo, TX 78040

Rosary will be prayed at 7:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Friday, November 2, 2018

Time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am

San Martin De Porres Catholic Church


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, November 2, 2018

Time: 10:45 am

Calvary Catholic Cemetery


3600 McPherson Ave
Laredo, Texas 78040


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Born: July 21, 1928
Died: October 29, 2018

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Elsa Herrera posted on 10/31/18

May you rest in peace.


Cristina Weddle posted on 10/31/18

My deepest sympathy on your loss of your beloved Edelmiro- husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle. May the Lord give you peace and hold you in your grief.