Antonia Terronez Perez


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Posted Online: June 25, 2014, 11:21 pm
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Antonia Terronez Perez, 81, of Silvis, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 28, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 800 17th St., Silvis. Visitation will be on from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 27, at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, 6601 38th Ave., Moline, with a recitation of the rosary at 2 p.m. and another recitation of the rosary at 7 p.m. Burial will be at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, East Moline. Memorials may be made for Masses in Antonia's name at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church.
Antonia was born on May 12, 1933, in Silvis, the daughter of Benito and Felicia Anguiano Terronez. She married Marcelo Perez on Nov. 14, 1953, in Rock Island, and he preceded her in death on March 31, 1998.
Antonia was an active member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Silvis and a chairman of the food for the Parish Fiesta for many years. She received the Juan Diego Award and was an avid planner for the celebration for Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Antonia held membership in the Legion of Mary and Our Ladies Group of the Church.
Survivors include her children, Carlos (Pam) Perez, Silvis, Annie "Ana" (Tom) Hendricks, East Moline; grandchildren, David (Bernadette) Perez, Moline, Elaine (Terry) Byrne, Davenport, Andrea (Michael) Gryp, Silvis, Laura-Ann (Eduardo) Nageia, N. Aurora, Ill., Michael Perez, Silvis, Ross Hendricks, East Moline; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; sisters, Gabriela Moreno, Jessie Vallejo, Manuela Munos, Mary Medina, Cruz Rivera-Cervantes, Delores (Richard) Esparza; brothers, Bennie (Belin) Terronez, Joe (Rebecca) Teronnez, Alvino (Lucy) Terronez.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three sisters, Exigia Terronez, Teresa Sierra, and Angela Ayala; two brothers, Lupe Terronez and infant Terronez; great-grandson, Alexandro Nageia.
Online condolences may be left for her family by visiting esterdahl.com.












 



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