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T. Pete "Pedro" Ortiz
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1927
Death: Jun. 28, 2011

GALLUP Funeral services for T. Pete (Pedro) Ortiz, 84, will be at 3 p.m., Friday, July 15, 2011, at Sunset Memorial Park in Gallup. The Rev., Larry Bernard, O.F.M. will officiate. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Park.

Ortiz died June 28, 2011, in Gallup. He was born Jan. 4, 1927, in Gallup.

Ortiz served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Ortiz was a life member of the VFW. He was the owner of Pedro's Restaurant and Lounge. He invented the famous Pedro's Nightmare Steak which many have tried to copy.

Survivors include his sons Paul Greene, Charles Warren, Kevin Ortiz, all of Gallup; daughters, Theresa Ortiz of Surprise, Ariz., Kari Ortiz of Winslow, Ariz.; sister Loraine Richardson of Kingman, Ariz.; 8 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren.

Ortiz was preceded in death by parents, Pete and Geneva Ortiz; grandparents, Thomas and Eloise Ortiz.

Rollie Mortuary was in charge
Family links: 
  Peter P. Ortiz (1906 - 1992)
  Genevieve E. Burroughs Ortiz (1907 - 2000)
Sunset Memorial Park
McKinley County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Spyrose
Record added: Aug 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74353623
T. Pete Pedro Ortiz
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T. Pete Pedro Ortiz
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