Moises Cordon Paz, 81, died Sunday, November 30, 2008 at Solara Hospital in McAllen.

Mr. Cordon was born in Gualan, Zacapa, Guatemala.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Macario and Mercedes Cordon; four brothers and four sisters.

Mr. Cordon is survived by his wife, Clara Cordon of Edinburg, five children, Mirna (Pedro) Alvarez and Moises H. Cordon, both of Chicago, Illinois, Ingrid Cordon, Brenda Cordon and Edgar (Cindy) Cordon, all of Edinburg and Chicago, Illinois; 19 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Everildo Cordon of Rosario Rio Hondo, Guatemala.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, December 3, 2008 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Edinburg. Interment followed at Palm Valley Memorial Gardens in Pharr. Funeral services are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in Edinburg.