LA JOYA - Andres Abelino Peralez, 80, passed away on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014 at his home in La Joya.
Mr. Peralez was born on Nov. 10, 1933 to Francisco Peralez and Maria Moya in La Joya.
Survivors include his children, Thelma Gomez, Eva Fuentes, Francisca Ceniceros, Juan Peralez, Fabian Peralez, Socorro Rodriguez and Melinda Peralez; siblings, Victor Peralez, Maria Antonia Flores, Juan Jose Peralez, Pedro Alonso Peralez, Margarita Longoria, Nicolas Peralez and Susana Elida Garcia; and 21 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Viola Flores Peralez; daughter, Abelina Barraza; son, Adan Peralez; his parents; and brothers, Manuel Peralez and Felipe Santiago Peralez.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 29, from 3 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at Funeraria Del Angel in Mission.