Tahlequah Daily Press


July 11, 2013

Oscar Landaverde

TAHLEQUAH — Oscar Landaverde, 17, passed from this life Sunday, July 7, 2013, in Tahlequah.

A Catholic Mass will be held Thursday, July 11, at St. Brigid Catholic Church in Tahlequah. Officiating will be Father Carlos A. Loiza. Pallbearers will be his uncles, Daniel, Lucas, Pascual, Jose, Urbano and Gregorio Landaverde. Honorary pallbearers will be his friends.

Oscar was the son of Raymundo and Reyna (Martinez) Landaverde. He was born March 7, 1996, in Tahlequah, and attended Hulbert High School where he enjoyed playing football, basketball, and being in track. He was excited about starting his first job this summer working for Green Leaf Nursery. Oscar was a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church, and loved his friends and family very much. He will be missed by all that knew and loved him.

He is preceded in death by his father; and one brother, Raymundo Landaverde Jr.

Those left to remember his legacy include his mother; one brother, Enrique Landaverde; three sisters, Anita Cortez, Isabel Landaverde and Irene Landaverde; two nieces; Kenzie Landaverde and Katie Cortez; and one nephew, Raymundo Cortez; as well as a host of friends and other loved ones.

Reed-Culver Funeral Home, 117 W. Delaware, (918) 456-2551.

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