PEREZ, Peter 'Pete'
Born July 25, 1945 in Wharton, Texas. Left to be with the Lord November 6, 2013. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family.
Pete served in Vietnam as a Crew Chief Gunner, where he received the Air Medal & Purple Heart. He worked as an aircraft mechanic for McClellan AFB for 30 years and retired in 1998. Pete is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Mary 'Isabel' and 4 children, Alicia, Peter, Santos and Serina. He is also survived by his 5 grand- children, Hector, Johnathan, Isaiah, Angelina and Natalia. He is loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Pete will be laid to rest Nov. 22, 12:30 p.m., at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon, CA 95620. A Celebration of Life will be held afterwards at Sierra 2 Center Curtis Hall.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Nov. 15, 2013