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Edward P. Perez

Lockhart, Texas

July 9, 1934 - September 20, 2022

Edward P. Perez Obituary

Edward P. Perez was called to rest by our Lord, Sept. 20, 2022. Edward passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. He served honorably in the U.S.Army and was stationed in Korea. Edward was the first Mexican-American to be elected into the Lockhart School Board, in the Lockhart area. In 1972, Edward and his wife Alma operated Four Seasons Nursery, serving the community w/ its horticultural needs. Edward was also a member of Lockhart Chamber of Commerce, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and LULAC. He was a fisherman and woodworker. Edward is preceded in death by his father Pedro P. Perez Sr., mother Dominga Pena, brothers Pedro Perez Jr. (Esther), Cruz Perez, sisters Rita Perez, Elvira Perez, brother in law Carlos Gonzalez. Edward is survived by his wife of 63 years Alma , sons Edwardo (spouse Yolanda) Perez and children, Gabriel Perez and children, 2 daughters Silvia Perez and children, Teresa Castillo (Angel ) and child. Edwards brothers are Albert Perez ( spouse Blanca ) and Gilbert Perez ( spouse Irene ) , brothers in law Jesus ( spouse Beth ) Gonzalez, and Hector (Jeanie) Gonzalez sister-in-law Sra. Maria Elia Lopez (Amilcar) of Reynosa , Mexico . His beloved grandchildren Simon Sambrano (Brenda), Steven Sambrano (Kelly) , Rhonda Martinez (Gil), Marlena Valentine(Aaron), Kristen Perez , David Mathew Dillon , Alyssa Campbell (Matt) , Caleb Smith and Ashley Fehlis (Cody) and 12 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren . Numerous nieces and nephews in Texas, Michigan & Mexico. Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m., Thursday, September 22, 2022 at DeLeon Funeral Home, with recitation of the holy rosary following at 7:00 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 23, 2022 at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. The Perez family would like to thank Justice of the Peace Judge Matt Kiely, Caldwell County Sheriffs office, neighbors and friends and all who have offered prayers and condolences. Funeral arrangements will be under the Direction of DeLeon Funeral Home. Visitation DeLeon Funeral Home Thursday, September 22, 2022 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM 110 E. Cedar St. Lockhart, Texas 78644

Recitation of the holy rosary will be at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 22, 2022 at DeLeon Funeral Home.

Funeral Service St. Mary's Catholic Church Friday, September 23, 2022 10:00 AM - 10:00 AM 205 W Pecan St. Lockhart, Texas 78644 Graveside Service St. Mary's Cemetery Friday, September 23, 2022 11:15 AM - 11:30 AM 1300 N Commerce St. Lockhart, Texas 78644

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Edward P. Perez hosted by DeLeon Funeral Home.

Edward P. Perez was called to rest by our Lord, Sept. 20, 2022. Edward passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. He served honorably in the U.S.Army and was stationed in Korea. Edward was the first Mexican-American to be elected into the Lockhart School Board, in the Lockhart area. In 1972, Edward and his wife Alma operated Four Seasons Nursery, serving the community w/ its horticultural needs. Edward was also a member of Lockhart Chamber of Commerce, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and LULAC. He was a fisherman and woodworker. Edward is preceded in death by his father Pedro P. Perez Sr., mother Dominga Pena, brothers Pedro Perez Jr. (Esther), Cruz Perez, sisters Rita Perez, Elvira Perez, brother in law Carlos Gonzalez. Edward is survived by his wife of 63 years Alma , sons Edwardo (spouse Yolanda) Perez and children, Gabriel Perez and children, 2 daughters Silvia Perez and children, Teresa Castillo (Angel ) and child. Edwards brothers are Albert Perez ( spouse Blanca ) and Gilbert Perez ( spouse Irene ) , brothers in law Jesus ( spouse Beth ) Gonzalez, and Hector (Jeanie) Gonzalez sister-in-law Sra. Maria Elia Lopez (Amilcar) of Reynosa , Mexico . His beloved grandchildren Simon Sambrano (Brenda), Steven Sambrano (Kelly) , Rhonda Martinez (Gil), Marlena Valentine(Aaron), Kristen Perez , David Mathew Dillon , Alyssa Campbell (Matt) , Caleb Smith and Ashley Fehlis (Cody) and 12 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren . Numerous nieces and nephews in Texas, Michigan & Mexico. Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m., Thursday, September 22, 2022 at DeLeon Funeral Home, with recitation of the holy rosary following at 7:00 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 23, 2022 at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. The Perez family would like to thank Justice of the Peace Judge Matt Kiely, Caldwell County Sheriffs office, neighbors and friends and all who have offered prayers and condolences. Funeral arrangements will be under the Direction of DeLeon Funeral Home. Visitation DeLeon Funeral Home Thursday, September 22, 2022 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM 110 E. Cedar St. Lockhart, Texas 78644

Recitation of the holy rosary will be at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 22, 2022 at DeLeon Funeral Home.

Funeral Service St. Mary's Catholic Church Friday, September 23, 2022 10:00 AM - 10:00 AM 205 W Pecan St. Lockhart, Texas 78644 Graveside Service St. Mary's Cemetery Friday, September 23, 2022 11:15 AM - 11:30 AM 1300 N Commerce St. Lockhart, Texas 78644

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Edward P. Perez hosted by DeLeon Funeral Home.

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