first_imgPedro AviñaPedro Aviña, of Wellington, died Monday, July 5, 2014 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Wellington at the age of 99.Pedro was born the son of Pedro and Florentina (Arroyo) Aviña on Sunday, January 31, 1915 in Fresnillo, Zacatecas, Mexico.On June 28, 1941, Pedro and Jesusita Ángel were united in marriage in Wellington. Together they celebrated over 62 years of marriage before her death.Survivors include his two sons: Michael Aviña and his wife Carol of Temple, Texas and Pedro “Donald” Aviña of Wellington. Other survivors include his grandchildren: Tammy Beard and her husband Matt of Temple, Texas, Michael Aviña, Jr.  of Austin, Texas, Shanta Carrillo and her husband Angel of San Diego, California, Zach Aviña of Wellington, Ian King of Wellington and Taylor Aviña of Wichita and his great-grandchildren: Heather Reaves of Temple, Texas, Kensley Aviña of Wellington, Timmy, Michael, Haley and Madison Hoolihan of San Diego, California and Isabella Carillo of San Diego, California.He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, John and two sisters: Lupe and Grace along with Margaret Jimenez who he raised as his own.Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 with Recitation of the Rosary beginning at 7:30 PM that evening in the chapel of Day Funeral Home, Wellington.Funeral Mass services will be held 10:00 AM, Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at St. Anthony/St. Rose Catholic Church, 210 North B Street, Wellington.To share a memory or leave condolences, please visit www.dayfuneralhome.info.Arrangements are by Day Funeral Home & Crematory, Wellington.last_img