Reyes Daniel Chavez(1947 - 2013)

Reyes Daniel Chavez

January 6, 1947

January 26, 2013

Reyes Daniel Chavez was born in Reno, Nevada. He lived in Fernley until he was 11 years old and then his family moved to Reno.

Reyes served in the army during the Vietnam War from 1967-1973. He was highly decorated for his performance during combat.

He worked at USG in Empire, Nevada for numerous years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Sabino and Grace Chavez and his nephew Lonnie Trujillo.

He left behind his loving wife, Mary Chavez, his children; Darlene, Louie, David, Carol, Vicky, Ray Jr., Fred, Patsy, Judy and Diane. His sisters; Irene Ruvalcaba (Arcadio), Linda Chavez, and Lucy Trujillo (Cosme). He also leaves his loving grandchildren, family members, and friends.

Burial will be at the Veteran's Memorial Cemetary in Fernley, Nevada on February 5 @ 11:00am.

Published in Reno Gazette-Journal on Feb. 1, 2013