Arabela Armida ‘Bela’ Perez, 72, cherished her family

Arabela Armida 'Bela' Perez
Arabela Armida ‘Bela’ Perez

Arabela Armida “Bela” Perez, 72, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, March 16, 2019. Daughter of the late Alfredo T. and Severa Gonzalez, she was a native of Hebbronville, Texas.

Left to cherish her legacy are her loving husband of 53 years, Roel A. Perez Jr.; their eight children, including son, Roy, and daughters, Deborah, Danniella, Melissa, Vanessa, Selina, Jamie, and Rosanna, and their spouses; and 27 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Arabela, a loving, caring mother served dutifully as a military and civil service spouse for 40 years. She spent her remaining days with her family by her side and passed gracefully in the arms of her one and only true love, Roel.

Our family would like to extend our sincerest gratitude for the care and support given to her by the nurses and care providers of Sentara Hospice House in Virginia Beach.

Visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, March 21, at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Princess Anne Chapel, 3445 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach. A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, March 22, at the funeral home.

Share online condolences with the family at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home & Crematory.

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