MISSION – Angelita Peña, 76, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at McAllen Heart Hospital.
She was born to Jose Maria Peña and Maria Salinas on Sept. 30, 1937, in Mexico.
Survivors include her husband, Praxediz Peña; children, Maria Galaviz, Melva Gonzalez, Jose Peña, Rosbel Peña, Graciela Iniguez, Otoniel Peña and Oralia Rodriguez; sister, Esperanza Silva; and 24 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 2, from 1 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at Virgil Wilson Mortuary in Mission. The funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 3, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram. Virgil Wilson Mortuary of Mission is handling the arrangements.