Velma Bannen

Velma Bannen, age 48, passed away unexpectedly early Thursday, September 22, 2016. Velma was born on January 29, 1968 in Weslaco, TX the daughter of Jose and Agustina (Cantu) Peralez.

            Velma enjoyed listening to all kinds of music, dancing and loved to travel; when she was able to. She also enjoyed shopping getting all the latest fashions and jewelry. Velma was the life of any party, and was always so much fun to be around. She was known as the “Social Butterfly”; she made friends so easily.  Velma loved spending time with family and friends and just having a good time no matter where she was. She will be missed dearly.

Funeral Services for Velma will take place 11:00 AM, Monday, September 26, 2016 from Brigham Funeral Chapel, Edmore with Father Dominic Tirkey to officiate. Visitation will be Sunday, September 25, 2016 also from Brigham Funeral Chapel, Edmore from 4-8 PM. Those wishing to do a memorial contribution are asked to consider the Wishes of the Bannen Family, in care of Beonica Deleno. To share an online condolence please leave a message below.





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  • Melinda Epperson (Saturday, September 24 16 05:00 pm EDT)

    Heart felt thoughts and prayers for the entire family during this time of loss.
    We will miss her smiling face. She was a ray of sunshine in the room.
    Velma's Friends at Winchester Towers.

  • Shelly Billiot (Sunday, September 25 16 09:56 pm EDT)

    So sorry for your loss. The entire family is in our thoughts and prayers here in Louisiana.

  • Greg Plesko (Monday, September 26 16 08:37 am EDT)

    so sad to hear of her passing ...she helped me through a very rough time I will miss her

  • Leland Chamberlain (Friday, September 30 16 08:16 pm EDT)

    I still cannot believe that you are gone! I was on my delivery route in Boston when I was told! Te Amo mi amiga, Seimpre! Lee

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