Fernando Ortegon, 92, passed away August 10, 2012 in Del Rio, Texas. He was born February 15, 1920 in Del Rio, Texas. He is survived by his daughter: Olga Ortegon and son: Rene Javier Ortegon.
Fernando a long time resident of Del Rio served honorably in WWII with the 39th Bombardment Squadron 6th Bombardier Group as a Private in the Pacific Theater Campaign and decorated with medals and Citations. He was a truck driver and warehouse manager, employed by Allied and Beacon movers through the years.
Visitations will be on Tuesday, 5-9:00P.M, August 14, 2012 at G. W. Cox Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Chapel service will be on Wednesday, 11:00A.M, August 15, 2012 at same Chapel with Neftali “Lito” Guevara officiating. Interment will follow to Westlawn Cemetery.