Petra Vasquez Moreno


Petra Vasquez Moreno of Midland passed away Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, in Odessa at the age of 95 years. She was born on April 27, 1922, in Marathon to Jesus and Virginia Vasquez.

Moreno is survived by her daughter, Bellia Moreno Martinez; her grandchildren, Arlene Hickson, Albert Ray Moreno, Deanna Moreno, Jason Moreno, Vannessa Moreno, Michaela Martinez, and James Martinez; and her fifteen great-grandchildren.

Moreno is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Alberto H. Moreno, Sr.; her sons, Alberto Moreno, Jr. and James Moreno; and her brothers and sisters.

Visitation was Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with rosary beginning at 7 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Fort Stockton. Funeral service were Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, beginning at 10:30 a.m. at Saint Joseph Church in Fort Stockton with Father Serafin Avenido officiating. Burial followed at Fort Stockton Catholic Cemetery.

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