Elida H. Pena

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Elida H. Pena, went to be with our Lord on May 21, 2015. She was surrounded by her loved ones. Born June 23, 1935 to Enrique and Rosalia Hernandez in Yoakum, TX. She married the love of her life, Reynaldo G. Pena on September 20, 1955. They went on to have four children: daughters, Dorelia and husband Gilbert Bustos and Osvelia and husband Tony Sovia; son, Orlando Pena and wife Rosa; and a daughter, Argelia and husband Richard Castillo. The joys of her life were her grandchildren: Jacob and Gabriella Guerrero, Jason Guerrero and Jerrica Flores, Christina, Melanie and Orlando Rey Pena, also Rochelle, Deryn, Faith, Richard and Elijah Castillo. She was blessed with 16 great-grandchildren that she adored. In addition, she was also survived by a brother, Hector Hernandez and three sisters: Elodia Alvarado, Oralia Lagunas and Rosa Villarreal. She also has numerous nieces and nephews that loved their tia. A time to visit with the family is scheduled for 9:00am on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Holy Family Catholic Church. The Holy Rosary will follow at 9:30am and lead into the Funeral Mass, which is scheduled to begin at 10:00am. Interment will follow at Comal Cemetery.

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  1. It’s with a heavy heart that I send my deepest condolences to my tio Rey and my beloved cousins for the loss of my Tia…My Tia Elida & I shared a very special bond that I will cherish throughout my life and beyond. To my Pena family I love you and I feel your pain….LOVE you always my tia and until we meet again I’ll see you in my dreams, God bless…Velma

  2. I will miss Mrs. Pena so much! She was so special to me. I looked forward to talking to her and Mr. Pena. I now look forward to seeing her in heaven. I wish I could have said goodbye and kissed her cheek One last time.

  3. I am saddened to learn of the loss of Elida. She was a dear friend of my family for many years. I was privileged to bring Elida and Reynaldo Holy Communion when I was their neighbor. Please accept my condolences. May God bless you. You are in my prayers.

  4. To the Family of Elida, It is with sadden hearts that we send our condolences to you all! Our prayers are with her daughter’s,sister’s, grandchildren,nieces and nephews and all those close to her. Elida was a great person and she will be missed dearly.

  5. I was saddened to hear of Mrs. Pena’s passing, she was a dear patient and always had a smile. With her Faith, I know she is rejoicing in Heaven. My sincere sympathy to Mr Pena and all the family, you were her world as she was yours!

  6. Orlando, I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. Our mothers are dear to us and the loss is impossible to replace. Our prayers and thoughts are with you today and as you move through this and begin the healing process. I pray that you can make peace that she is with our heavenly father for life eternal. Sincerely..

  7. Pena Family, I am sorry to hear of the loss of Elida. I remember the many years I knew Rey and Elida at Texas Commerce Bank. The bank had a family too and we shared that with many of our customers. Elodia and Rosa you were that family as well. Please know your family is in my prayers. Rita Kaufmann Powell

  8. Mr. Pena, Orlando, and Pena Family. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time. May God be with you all.

  9. Mr. Pena, Orlando, and Pena Family. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time. May God be with you all.

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