Funeral services will take place today, July 30, 2007, for Oscar Moreno, who died on July 23, 2007 from a drowning at Timber Cove pier. He was 20.
Oscar was born on Jan. 20, 1987 at Barton Memorial Hospital. He graduated from South Tahoe High School in June of 2005. He was well known and loved by the high school community, athletes and was known around town as a manager at Dominoes pizza. He played football and wrestled at South Tahoe High School.
He was preceded in death by his father, Oscar Moreno Sr., earlier this year.
Oscar is survived by his mother, Blanca Lemus; step-father, Reymundo Torres; sister, Jesenia Moreno; brothers, Brian Moreno and Isaias Torres; his grandmother Maria Moreno; uncle David Moreno and aunt Gloria Moreno; Also, Moses and Kimberly Moreno; Uncle Jorge Lemus, aunt Marina Lemus; family members Carlos, Jessica, Jonathan and Marvin; Aunt Marina Lemus, Uncle Mario Morales, Amada and Sara Morals, aunt Dolores, Castillo, Raul Sr. Castillo, Maurice, Veronica, Raul Jr. and numerous other family members.
There will be a viewing and two services for Oscar on Monday, July 30, 2007. The viewing is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1055 Wildwood, South Lake Tahoe.
The first church service will be at 1 p.m. Monday, July 30, at First Baptist Church, 1055 Wildwood, with Oscar’s uncle, Pastor David Moreno officiating, along with Pastor Jerry Foster of Calvary Chapel.
Immediately following the first funeral service, there will be a second funeral service at the graveside, 2 p.m. at Happy Homestead Cemetery, 1261 Johnson Blvd., South Lake Tahoe.
Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Oscar, please mail it to the Oscar Moreno Family, c/o Pastor David Moreno, 6754 Peppermint Court, Reno, NV 89506.