Mario Moreno Cortez of Clewiston, Florida passed away on July 17, 2018 at the age of 62. He was born in Mexico on November 19, 1955 to Everardo Cortez and Luz Maria Cortez.
Mario was a loving husband, the best friend anyone could wish for. He had a heart of Gold and was a great man. There will never be anyone like him and he will be extremely missed, but never forgotten.
Mario was preceded in death by his father Everardo Cortez.
Left to treasure his memory and carry on his legacy is his wife; Eva C. Cortez, brothers; Armando Cortez, Abelardo Cortez, Valetin Cortez and Diego Cortez, sisters; Maria Elena Naranjo, Maria Rosario Valdez, Marisela Barajas, and Maria Guadalupe Ramirez.
Honored to serve as pallbearers are: Miguel Naranjo, Salvador Naranjo, Ruben Dario Naranjo, Abelardo Cortez, III, Jordan V. Cortez and Adrian Cortez, all nephews of Mario.
Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 20, 2018 at Saint Margaret Catholic Church, visitation was 5-7 p.m. Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Akin-Davis Funeral Home in Clewiston. Burial will be in Ridgelawn Cemetery – Clewiston after the mass.