Peter Domingez

Posted Online: Dec. 10, 2012, 5:22 pm
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Peter Domingez, 87, of Kewanee, died Dec. 6, 2012, at his home.
Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday at Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home, Kewanee, with visitation 10 a.m. to services. Burial with military rites is at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Kewanee.
Peter was born Jan. 20, 1925, in Kewanee, the eldest son of Leandro and Modesta Domingez. He married Delores Cervantes Feb. 25, 1950, in Iowa City.
Surviving are his wife; daughters, Delores (Cliff) Gunning and Debra (Richard) Mallery; four grandchildren, Kyle Gunning, Scott (Cindy) Mallery, Ryne (Samantha) Mallery and Thomas Mallery; and five great-grandchildren, Hunter, Maddie, Kale, Leah and Mia.


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