On Monday, April 27, 2020, Pedro Cortes peacefully passed away surrounded by his family in Watsonville, CA. He was 85 years old.
Mr. Cortes was born on August 16, 1934 in Mexico to his parents, Efren Cortes and Guadalupe Rosas. Pedro was a loving, caring man, who enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren. He enjoyed gardening and taking care of his animals.
He is preceded in death by his wife Martha Cortes. Pedro is survived by his six children Teresa Cortes, Alicia Cortes, Pedro Cortes (Olga), Sylvia Cortes (Francisco Ramirez), Norma Cortes, and Martin Cortes. He is also lovingly remembered by his 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
A private graveside service will take place at Valley Public Cemetery. A celebration in honor of Pedro Cortes will be held at a later date.