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Pedro Juarez Sr., 71, Beaver Dam

February 6, 2018 GMT

Pedro E. Juarez Sr., 71, Beaver Dam, died Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at Beaver Dam Community Hospital.

Visitation will be held at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Wednesday, Feb. 7, from 2-4 p.m. The funeral service will follow at the funeral home Wednesday at 4 p.m. with the Rev. Steve Rovics officiating.

Pedro Eliberto Juarez was born Aug. 30, 1946, in Eagle Pass, Texas, to Pedro and Maria (Polendo) Juarez. He worked as a welder in Beaver Dam, retiring in 2016. Pedro was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Beaver Dam and he enjoyed sports, especially watching his favorite team, the Dallas Cowboys.

Survivors include his wife, Maria Juarez of Beaver Dam; five children, Pedro Juarez of Wichita, Kansas, Rudolfo (Jennifer) Juarez of Beaver Dam, Ruby (Phil) Juarez-Briski of Beaver Dam, Javier (Nichole) Juarez of Beaver Dam and Jennifer Juarez of Beaver Dam; eight grandchildren; his mother, Maria Polendo of Eagle Pass, Texas; his brother, Homero (Maria) Juarez of Eagle Pass, Texas; other relatives and friends.

Pedro was preceded in death by his father.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences or for directions and other information, visit KoepsellFH.com.