A devoted family man, he is survived by Thomasa Perez, with whom he shared 22 years of matrimony; nine sons: Phillip (Tamir) Pena of Houston, Joe (Butchie) Pena of Yoakum, Gerald (JoAnn) Pena of Austin, John (Roxana) Pena of Pettus, Michael Pena of Pettus, Stanley Pena of Yoakum, Alfred (Cindy) Pena of Beeville, Thomas Pena of Beeville, Eric Pena of Beeville; and a daughter, Evie Cherry of Yoakum; 17 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.
A rosary was recited on Wednesday, June 22nd, at 7:15 p.m. at Treviño Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was celebrated on Thursday, June 23rd, at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pettus. Burial followed at Pettus Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Richard Pena, Justin Pena, Johnathon Pena, Marcos Cano, Samuel Cano, and Gabriel Chapa, III.
Honorary pallbearers were A.J. Betancud and Gabriel Chapa, Jr.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorials in Guale's honor be directed to:
The American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312.
Treviño Funeral Home