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Jose Pedro Ortega
November 14, 2019
Obituary & Services
JOSE PEDRO ORTEGA, 80, a resident of Lyden, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 14, 2019. Jose was preceded in death by his parents, William and Rallitos Ortega; twin brother, Orlando Ortega; brothers, Ted, Johnny, Tony and Robert Ortega; sisters, Jane Pacheco and Kate Lovato. He is survived by his wife, Lucille Ortega; children, Diana Perea and husband Adolph, Donny Ortega and wife Marylou, Yvonne Smith and husband Cory, Janet Ortega, David Ortega; brother, Tom Ortega and wife Jonsa, sisters, Liza Sanchez, Josie Causey; grandchildren, Courtney Smith, Valerie Perea, Megan Smith, Mark Perea, Nathaniel Smith, plus other relatives, family and friends. Public visitation will begin on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Penasco, with a rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. also at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Penasco, with a burial to follow at 1:30 p.m. at Santa Fe National Cemetery. The family of Jose Pedro Ortega has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477-www.devargasfuneral.com