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Reyes M. Pena Jr.

1954 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Reyes M. Pena Jr. Obituary
Reyes M. Pena, Jr. "Ray" July 26, 1954 - July 28, 2013 Reyes "Ray" M. Pena, Jr. was born on July 26, 1954, in San Antonio, TX. He was the first born child to Reyes and Soila Pena. Ray's passing follows Reyes P. Pena (father) in 2005. Ray was surrounded with loved ones by his bedside until he passed. Ray attended elementary and junior high school in San Antonio. During the summers, he joined his family in California for farm work. In 1974, the Pena family settled in Kern County in the town of Lamont, where Ray graduated from Arvin High School and worked at Argo Farming Corp. as a ranch manager for 30 years. Ray is survived by his spouse of 15 years, Alicia Pena; daughters, Cynthia, Soila, and Dulce; son, Ray III; mother, Soila; brothers, David, Roy, Richard, Eddie, and Mario; sisters, Emmalinda and Arlene; and six grandchildren. Ray was a loving and caring father, brother, and husband. He enjoyed attending church services and functions. He liked politics, reading, and current events. He also liked the Dallas Cowboys and watching professional boxing. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 1, 2013, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Greenlawn Southwest Memorial Chapel, 2739 Panama Lane. A church service will be held on Friday, August 2, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at Free Will Baptist Church, 782 Orange Ave., Arvin, CA. For condolences please visit www.greenlawnmortuaryandcemetery.com. Greenlawn Funeral Home-Southwest www.bakersfield.com/obits
Published in Bakersfield Californian on July 31, 2013
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