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Funeral Services Held for Former Assistant Chief Deputy Peralta

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Funeral services were held Thursday for retired Nueces County Assistant Chief Deputy Peter Peralta, who passed away Jan. 4 at the age of 54.

Family and friends attended the funeral mass around noon at the Corpus Christi Cathedral.

Peralta's death was unexpected, and the result of heart failure and kidney problems. He had just retired after 31 years of service on Dec. 31 of last year.

Peralta is survived by his mother and several nephews and nieces.