She was born Aug. 24, 1934, in Beeville to Martin and Saragoza (Gamez) Carvajal. She married Adan Peña on Feb. 14, 1952, in George West. She was a homemaker and member of St. George Catholic Church in George West.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Martin and Saragoza Carvajal; her husband, Adan Peña, on Feb. 16, 1997; and a sister, Modesta Peralta.
Survivors include three daughters, Diana (Santos) Cuevas and Oralia (David) Cuevas, both of George West, and Solveida Rodriguez (Frank) of Seguin; a son, Oracio (Maria) Peña of Hillsboro; three sisters, Dominga Cuevas and Georgia Leal, both of George West, and Victoria Soliz of Maricopa, Ariz; four brothers, Benny Carvajal of Phoenix, Ariz., Ambrosio Carvajal of La Mesa and Manuel Carvajal and Martin Carvajal, both of George West; a special friend and companion, Juan Puentes; 15 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Thursday from 3 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Galloway & Sons Chapel in George West. The rosary will be recited there Friday evening at 7 o’clock.
The funeral service will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday at St. George Catholic Church, with Father George Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in the George West Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be George Peña, Adan Coronado Jr., Randall Coronado, Roel Cuevas, Santos Cuevas Jr. and D.J. Cuevas.
Honorary pallbearers will be Oracio Peña Jr. and Bobby Castillo.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Directors, Three Rivers