DODGE CITY – Juanita “Jane” Herrera Perales, 92, died Oct. 20, 2020 at SunPorch of Dodge City, KS. She was born June 26, 1928 at Dodge City, KS, the daughter of Lucas and Paula (Amaro) Herrera. She was raised in the Mexican Village and was a graduate of Dodge City High School. A longtime Dodge City resident, she was a homemaker and worked for a few years in the lunchroom at Sacred Heart Cathedral School.
On Sept. 9, 1953 she married Cosme Perales at Dodge City. He preceded her in death on Feb. 7, 1981.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, as well as being the last living of 10 brothers and sisters, Jesus Herrera, Casimiro Herrera, Carlota Esquibel, Alberto Herrera, Anita Lopez, Amparo Herrera, Gabriel Herrera, Juanito Herrera, Nellie Herrera, George Herrera and an infant brother, Frankie.
Rosary will be at 9:30 am Oct. 24, 2020 with the funeral Mass immediately following, both at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The Mass will be viewable via Facebook live at www.facebook.com/ziegler.chapel/. Burial will be in Greencrest Memorial Gardens, Dodge City. Visitation will be Friday from noon to 5 p.m. at Ziegler Funeral Chapel, Dodge City. Condolences may be sent to www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com
Posted online on October 21, 2020