Services were held Wednesday, Nov. 10 at Harvest Community Baptist Church in Corcoran for Pedro Gomez, Jr., 71, who died Oct. 30 in Visalia.
Pedro was born in Weslaco, Texas on September 25, 1950 to Pedro Mendez Gomez and Bertha Garza Gomez. He attended school in Corcoran. Pedro proudly served in the United States Army. He married JoAnn Upton and together they had three children. They were married 48 years. He worked for 19 years at the casino as a slot technician.
Pedro is survived by his wife, JoAnn; his children, Pedro Gomez III, Raymond Gomez and Gloria Nunez. He is also survived by his siblings, Olga Ramirez, Viola Luna, Delia Sanchez, Raul Gomez, Danny Gomez and Norma McGhee; and eight grandchildren.
Following services, interment was at Corcoran District Cemetery.
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