January 18, 2022

Juanita Reyes


Juanita Reyes, 68, of Creston, Iowa, entered eternal rest Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, at Greater Regional Medical Center. No services are planned. Pearson Family Funeral Service & Cremation Center of Creston, Iowa, is in charge of arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.pearsonfuneralhomes.com.

Juanita was born in Muleshoe, Texas on May 27, 1953, the daughter of miss Elojiya and Mr. Longoria. She was raised and educated in Texas, graduated from High School and attended college. Before moving to Iowa, Juanita resided in San Antonio, Texas. She lived in the Creston and Greenfield, Iowa areas for more than 30 years raising her two sons, David and Jacob Reyes. Juanita was a stay-at-home mom, providing for her family. She loved to cook and bake and was an animal lover. Juanita was an avid reader and would read 10-15 books a month. She also enjoyed knitting blankets for her boys and patching her grandchildren’s stuffed animals.

Left to mourn Juanita’s passing are her two children: son, David Reyes of Alamogordo, New Mexico and his Fiance’, Erin Carlson of Bellevue, Nebraska; son, Jacob Reyes of West Salem, Wisconsin; two grandchildren: Abigail and Gabriel Reyes; her sister, Mary (Bonofacio) Rubio of Orient, Iowa; three nieces, two nephews, other extended family and many friends. Juanita was preceded in death by her parents.