MISSION – Juana Peña-De La Garza passed away on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at her home in Mission.
Mrs. Peña – De La Garza was born in Reynosa, Diaz, Mexico and lived in Mission most of her life.
Survivors include her children, Imelda Garcia, Norma Villarreal, Sergio Peña, Yolanda Pietropaolo, Odon Peña, Sylvia Arroyo, Genaro Peña and Alberto Peña, and 34 grandchildren and 69 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Odon Peña Sr.; parents, Apolonio De La Garza and Guadalupe Garza; sisters, Maria Carmona, Dominga Garza and Julia Garza.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 8, from 1 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. A funeral service will be held on Friday, Jan. 9, at 10:30 a.m. at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Interment will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens in McAllen.