Petra Pauline Almaguer, 86, of Orange, passed from this life on Saturday, July 23, at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont.

A memorial service to honor her life will be at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, July 28, in the Chapel of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Father Joseph P. Daleo, pastor of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Orange.

Rite of Committal will follow services at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery on Meeks Drive in Orange.

Born on June 6, 1925 in Orange, to her parents, Inez (Abrego) Almaguer and Torivio Almaguer, she was a lifelong resident of Orange, she worked as a retail clerk at Weiner’s in Orange and was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Orange. Petra was a kind and loving lady who enjoyed spending time with her family.

Petra is preceded in death by her parents and her brothers, Ignacio Almaguer and Eustacio Almaguer.

Those who will most cherish her memory are he daughters, Karen Lee Price and husband, David of Orange and Deborah Collins of Orange; her son, Robert Lee Fox and wife, Connie of Bridge City; her sisters, Ruby Light of Beaumont, Pomposa Galviz of Beaumont, Annette Barrentos of Orange, Ella Flores of Beaumont and Mary Welsh of Orange; her brothers, Joseph “Joe” Almaguer of Orange and Torivio “Toby” Almaguer of Nacogdoches; eight grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.