1040 Whitley Ave., Corcoran CA 93212   |   Phone: (559) 992-3115

Aug 7, 2017 | Obituaries | 0 comments

Pedro “Pete” Coronado

Obituaries | 0 comments

Written by Tina Botill


Pedro “Pete” Zuniga Villanueva Coronado was born in Waco, Texas March 30, 1939 to Eusebio Villanueva and Anastacia Zuniga Villanueva.  His father passed away before he was born and his mother passed away when he was just one year old.  Aurelia and Gilbert Coronado became his parents.

Pete worked in the fields all his life.  He married Rosita Bonilla Carrasco August 11, 1961.  They were married until her passing in 2011.  He enjoyed family sharing stories and loved company.  He also had a humorous side.  Pete is survived by his children, Kathleen Coronado Cruz, Rubiana Coronado, Rosita Duran, Adam Coronado and Gabriel Coronado.  He is also survived by 29 grandchildren and 55 great-grandchildren.  A celebration of life service will be held was held June 8 at 10 a.m. at the United Methodist Church. Following services, interment will be at Corcoran District Cemetery.

Related Articles


Michael Ernest “Mikey” Syra

Michael Ernest “Mikey” Syra was born July 28, 1950 in Corcoran to Bob and Mildred Syra, and he passed away Feb. 6 at the age of 72 following a brief battle with an illness. Mike is survived by his son, Jeffrey Michael Syra of Fresno; his brother, David Syra (Judy) of...

read more

Robert Alcorn

Graveside services were held March 24, at the Corcoran Cemetery at 1p.m. for Robert Alcorn. Robert passed away March 16 and peacefully went to be with his Lord. Robert was born in Hanford, CA on July 8, 1948 to Merkel and Marjorie Alcorn, longtime residents of...

read more

Norman Westbay

Norman Westbay June 18, 1949 – March 13, 2023 Norman Ralph Westbay, 73, of Nipomo passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones, on March 13, 2023, after a long courageous battle with cancer. Norman was born on June 18, 1949 in Corcoran, CA, and...

read more