Victor B. Tejano, 40, died of natural causes Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Newton Medical Center. He was born February 21, 1978 in Newton, Kansas to Dr. Neonilo A. and Dr. Esperanza (Buniao) Tejano.
Victor was a 1996 graduate of Newton High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wichita State University. He was a volunteer for Ameri-Corps and worked as a Data Analyst for the United States Postal Service. Victor was also actively involved with his mother in her jewelry business.
Traveling was a favorite past time for Victor. He especially enjoyed family cruise ship trips and special trips to Philippines and Hawaii. He was a movie buff and looked forward to enjoying the latest movies.
Family was very important to Victor and he greatly looked forward to spending time with them, especially his nephews Jake and Grant.
Victor is survived by his parents Dr. Neonilo A. and Dr. Esperanza Tejano of Newton, Kansas; brother Neil Tejano of Chicago, IL; sisters: Jennipher Tejano of Chicago, IL; and Kristine Tejano Rickard (Jeffrey) and their children Jake and Grant of Carmel, IN.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Petersen Funeral Home and the casket will be open prior to the Recitation of the Holy Rosary which will be 7:00 p.m. Thursday evening at St. Mary Catholic Church. The family will receive friends in the Parish Hall following the Rosary. Funeral Mass will be 10:00 a.m., Friday May 18, 2018 at the St. Mary Catholic Church in Newton, Kansas with The Reverend Nicholas Voelker celebrant. Interment service will be 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Lakeview Cemetery 12100 East 13th N. in Wichita, Kansas
Memorials are suggested to the Kidney Foundation or St. Mary Catholic Church in care of Petersen Funeral Home.