Concepcion P. "Concha" Peña, 68, was called home on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at her residence with her loving family at her bedside. She was born in San Diego, Texas on April 1, 1947 to her parents, Jose and Maria Perez and raised in Alice, Texas with her parents that raised her, Santos and Martina Gonzalez.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Maria Perez, Santos and Martina Gonzaez; one son Amando Peña; one daughter, Esmeralda Peña; two grandkids, Jose Oscar Peña and Luis R. Peña; two brothers, Roberto Perez and Manuel Gonzalez; one sister, Apolonia Reyes.
Concepcion is survived by her husband, Juan "Nati" Peña of San Diego, Texas; five sons, Juan N. Peña Jr. of San Diego, Texas; Luis R. (Rosa) Peña of Alice, Texas; Rogelio Peña, Rene (Virginia) Peña, and Rolando (Felisha) Cadena all of San Diego, Texas; five daughters, Juanita (Emilio) Peña of Corpus Christi, Texas; Mary (Victor) Trevino, Gloria (Alex) Bear, Rachel (Robert) Barrera all of San Diego, Texas; Debra (Noel) Pena of Benavides, Texas; three brothers, Macario (Mary Lou) Perez, Ramon (Margie) Gonzalez, and Pedro (Senaida) Gonzalez all of Alice, Texas; five sisters, Frances Cox of Alice, Texas; Becky Lopez of Laredo, Texas Elma (Camilo) Gaza of Alice, Texas; Irma (Gilbert) Rivera of Katy, Texas; Reyna (Geyle) Valenzuela of Alice, Texas; one brother-in-law, Gilberto Reyes of Alice, Texas; 29 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Monday, January 25, 2016 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at St. Francis De Paula Catholic Church in San Diego, Texas. Interment will follow at the San Diego Cemetery in San Diego, Texas.
Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family may do so at www.garzafuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home, San Diego, Texas.