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Pedro Ramon Morales Jr.


SFC Pedro Ramon Centeno-Morales (US Army Retired), 73, passed peacefully on 30 November 2023. Born 19 October 1950 in Puerto Rico son to the late Pedro Centeno and Juana LaPorte. Destined to become a great leader, Mr. Centeno enlisted in the US Army on 10 November 1975 serving with the utmost distinction and honor for more than twenty years. SFC Centeno-Morales retired from active duty on 31 December 1988.

During his service SFC Centeno-Morales earned the following awards and decoration: Army Service ribbon, overseas service ribbon, good conduct medal (6th AWD), parachute badge, drill sergeant identification badge, army achievement medal.

SFC Centeno-Morales had the following Military Education; Infantryman, automotive repairman.

Centeno-Morales is survived by two daughters, Linda A Centeno, Eby Centeno Castillo-Sparks (Robert); embracement Maggie B Allen (Paul); grandchildren, Deanna and Zackarie Centeno, Sherman Smith, Victor and Eduardo Castillo; sisters, Teresa Morales, Rosa Centeno, Nydia Olmeda; brother Jose Luis Centeno; life companion friend Matilde Sarmiento.

The Family will receive friends Friday, December 08, 2023 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM at LaFayette Funeral Home 6651 Raeford Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28304

Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Friday, December 08, 2023

Burial Services with Full Military Honors will follow at 3:00 PM in Lafayette Memorial Park West 6701 Raeford Rd Fayetteville NC 28304

Arrangements for the family are entrusted to LaFayette Funeral Home of Fayetteville, NC. On-line condolences may be made at www.lafayettefh.com