Aurora Peña Mata

November 9, 1939November 30, 2018
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Aurora Peña Mata, age 79, of Weslaco, Texas passed away on Friday November 30, 2018. Aurora was born November 9, 1939 to Basilisa Garza Peña and Juan Peña.

Aurora is survived by her husband, Manuel Mata; son Rolando Segura and Melva (daughter-in-law); and daughter-in-law Jennifer E Segura; sister Sulema Peña Martinez, sister-in-law Benita Riojas Peña, sister-in-law Agapita Gallegos Peña; brother-in-law Frank Ginez Sr. and sister-in-law Maria del Rosario Hernandez Peña; granddaughter April Marie Segura, grandson Rolando Segura Jr., granddaughter Julie-Ann Segura, grandson Reynaldo Segura Jr., granddaughter Adriana Nicole Segura and great granddaughter Gia Giselle Piñeda. She is also survived by numerous nephews and nieces whom she loved dearly.

Aurora was preceded in death by her parents Juan Peña and Basilisa Garza Peña; brother Carlos Peña; brother Ruben Peña; brother Rolando Peña; sister Isabel Peña Gonzalez ; sister Hortencia Peña Alanis; sister Rebecca Peña Ginez and son Reynaldo Segura Sr.

A Private Family Visitation for Aurora will be held on Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at Funeraria Del Angel Highland Funeral Home followed with a Public Visitation from 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM, with a Rosary at 7:00 PM. A Mass will be Celebrated in her Honor on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 11:00 AM at San Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Weslaco, TX, followed with the Interment at Highland Memorial Park, Weslaco, TX.

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  • Manuel Mata, Husband
  • Rolando Segura (Melva), Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Jennifer E Segura, Daughter-in-law
  • Sulema Peña Martinez, Sister
  • April Marie Segura, Granddaughter
  • Rolando Segura Jr., Grandson
  • Julie-Ann Segura, Granddaughter
  • Reynaldo Segura Jr., Grandson
  • Adriana Nicole Segura, Granddaughter
  • Gia Giselle Piñeda, Great Granddaughter
  • Juan Peña, Father
  • Basilisa Garza Peña, Mother
  • Carlos Peña, Brother
  • Ruben Peña, Brother
  • Rolando Peña Sr, Brother
  • Isabel Peña Gonzalez, Sister
  • Hortencia Peña Alanis, Sister
  • Benita Riojas Peña, Sister-in-law
  • Agapita Gallegos Peña, Sister-in-law
  • Frank Ginez Sr., Brother-in-law
  • Maria del Rosario Hernandez Peña, Sister-in-law
  • Rebecca Peña Ginez, Sister
  • Reynaldo Segura Sr., Son
  • Mrs. Mata is also survived by numerous nephews and nieces whom she loved dearly.

  • Jaime Lopez
  • Jorge Lopez
  • Edgar Zamora
  • Armando Lopez
  • Michael Lopez
  • Matthew Mata
  • Nathan Mata
  • Rolando Martinez


  • Private Family Visitation Sunday, December 2, 2018
  • Public Visitation Sunday, December 2, 2018
  • Rosary Sunday, December 2, 2018
  • Mass Monday, December 3, 2018
  • Interment Monday, December 3, 2018

Aurora Peña Mata

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Angela Pena Morales

December 3, 2018

Tia you meant more to us than you’ll ever know! I’ll never forget the love and kindness you shared with all of us! Love you always. ❤️ May you Rest In Peace! 🙏🏼

Melva Segura

December 3, 2018

The sweetest, most beautiful mother, grandma, and mother in law! We were truly blessed to have her. ❤️❤️❤️

Benita Peña

December 2, 2018

My beautiful friend & sister in law Tia Aurora celebrating Easter 2015.

Jessica Rodriguez

December 2, 2018

Aurora celebrating Christmas Eve 2017 with Bennie & the whole Peña Family.

Benits Peña

December 2, 2018

Tia Aurora & Bennie Peña, more than sister-in-laws but dear friends. Aurora will be truly missed.

Lupita Martinez

December 2, 2018

Our hearts hurt with the loss of our tia , our mom, grandmother and a great woman. May God give you the strength and peace in the coming days. Love you always the Martinez Family.