Valentin Ortegon, Jr., 62, entered into eternal rest Thursday, September 17, 2020.
He served as a firefighter for 19 years and 6 months. He was a very loving father to his children, grandchildren and loved ones! He always loved to hear all the ruckus and boasting of his grandchildren. No matter what obstacles he faced he would fight and overcome them, he was always a fighter.
Mr. Ortegon is preceded in death by his father, Valentin Ortegon, Sr.; brother, Dino Dante Ortegon.
Left to cherish his memory is his beloved wife, Annette Ortegon; children, Valentin (Elizabeth) Ortegon, III, Vladimir (Vilma Sanchez) Ortegon, Aldercy Ortegon; grandchildren, Valentin IV, Madison, Ashley, Allison, Vladimir, Jr., Vilania, Xavier, Javier, Azaliay, Ace, Azariay; mother, Azucena H. Ortegon; siblings, Genevieve Rodriguez from Del Rio, TX, Azucena Hinojosa, Aldo Ortegon, Alan Ortegon, Vanette Ortegon, Vanessa Ortegon; as well as other family and friends that will greatly miss him.
The family will be receiving guests, Sunday, September 20, 2020, at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A Holy Rosary will begin at 7:00 pm. Cremation will be held at a later date.
Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr., Laredo, Texas 78041 (956) 723-3611. For your convenience, you may leave your condolences to the family online at www.freddickey.com
Date: Sunday, September 20, 2020
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A Holy Rosary will begin at 7:00 pm