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Dorothy Cuellar

September 8, 1940 — March 18, 2024

Dorthy (Peggy) Willams-Cuellar, 83, of Pahrump, NV, Passed away on March 18, 2024, in Las Vegas, NV. Peggy was born in Helena, MT to Clarence Williams and Dorothy Mae Betts on September 8, 1940.

Peggy married her childhood sweetheart John Cuellar on February 29, 1958 in Columbus MT. Then in the 60’s, John and Peggy moved to Las Vegas, where she raised her 6 children. She loved reading and spending time with family, and loved going to church. She was also co-owner of a family business that was sold in 1980.

Peggy is preceded in death by Her mother Dorothy Mae Betts and her father Clarence Williams, and her husband John Cuellar Sr., and two sons Bryan Cuellar and Mark Cuellar.

Peggy is survived by her daughters, Cathy Cuellar-Swan of Pahrump, NV, Kim Gonzales and husband Christopher of Albuquerque, New Mexico, two sons John Cuellar Jr. of Pahrump, NV and Gary Cuellar and wife Doreen of Auroa, Texas. Her sister Judy Rodriquez and husband Manuel of Rio Communities, New Mexico and numerous Nieces, Nephews, and Grandchildren.

Services are as follows: Thursday, April 11, 2024, Viewing at Davis Memorial, 6200 South Eastern, Las Vegas, NV, 3PM – 5 PM, Arranged by Davis Memorial

Friday, April 12, 2024, Burial at 10:30 am, Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial, 1900 Veterans Memorial Dr., Boulder City, Nv, speaker Pastor Richard Box.

Saturday, April 13, 2024, Celebration of Life will be held at New Hope Fellowship, 781 West St, Pahrump, Nevada, at 11:00 Am Officiating Pastor Isaiah Hill. Fellowship and Potluck will follow the Celebration of Life.

The family of Dorothy (Peggy) Williams-Cuellar wishes to extend our sincere thanks to medical team who served at her bedside, and the family and friends for all your prayers, supports and meals.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dorothy Cuellar, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Thursday, April 11, 2024

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Pacific time)

Davis Funeral Homes & Memorial Park

6200 S Eastern Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89119

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Friday, April 12, 2024

10:30 - 11:00 am (Pacific time)

Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery

1900 Veterans Memorial Dr, Boulder City, NV 89005

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