ODESSA In The Loving Arms of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ is to be found a Beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother and Dear Friend; Fernando "Pelon" Carrasco Pineda. Mr. Pineda at the age of 62 and from Odessa passed away Thursday, December 22, 2011, at Medical Center Hospital. Pelon as known to many, was born April 10, 1949 in Monahans, Texas to Alejandro and Maria Carrasco Pineda.
On August 17, 1968 here in Odessa he united in marriage to the Love of his life, Rachel Villalobos, and to this unification were born twin daughters. His most treasured moments were the times he spent with his two grandsons, Izak and Izaiah. He was better known as Papoo to them. He loved life and loved his family most of all. He was a hard working man with many talents. His memories will forever be captured in our hearts. He will truly be missed. We look forward to the day we will all be together again. We Love You, Papoo.
Pelon was a Christian and retired as a counter salesman for the construction industry. He is preceded in death by his Parents: Alejandro and Maria Carrasco Pineda and Brothers, Henry and Eto Pineda. He is survived by his beloved Wife: Rachel V. Pineda of Odessa; Daughters: Krise V. Pineda of Odessa, Kristal P. Ramos and Son-In-Law Jorge Ramos of Midland; brother: Joe Pineda of Odessa; Sisters: Anita Pineda, Angela Collazo, both of Odessa and 2 Grandchildren: Izak Daniel Luna and Izaiah Derrick Ramos, A Host of In-Laws, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and many Friends. We the Villabos Pineda Family would like to take this time and express our utmost sincere gratitude to each and everyone of you for all your prayers, floral, food offerings and especially your presence with us during this most difficult time. May God Bless You All Abundantly.
"I Have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, & I have kept the faith"- 2 Timothy 4:7
A Service of Remembrance will be held at 4pm Today Saturday, December 24, 2011, at Odessa Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Marcos Zuniga officiating. Interment to be held at a later date. Services by Odessa Funeral Home
Online condolences at odessafuneralhome.com.