Pedro Febres Rivera, age 89, passed away on January 24, 2021 at the Pearl Valley Rehab in Washington, Iowa. He was born on November 18, 1931 to Pedro Febres Lopez and Damiana Rivera De Febres in Canovanillas neighborhood in Carolina, Puerto Rico.\n\nPedro migrated from his home country of Puerto Rico and worked as an agricultural worker for many years. He was a fervent Christian that enjoyed attending church with his wife of 16 years, Pura Lopez De Febres. He loved gardening, helping others, and making others laugh. Pedro touched many hearts with his kindness and earned the love of many people.\n\nHe is survived by his wife Pura Lopez De Febres and children, Pedro and Samuel Febres from Puerto Rico, Freddie Badillo from Colombia, and Frances Febres Montejano of California, stepchildren Jesus Fuentes from Ottumwa, Hector y Ernesto Fuentes of El Salvador. He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings. \nPedro will be greatly miss.\n\nPedro's body has been cremated, and there will be a Celebration of Life Service held at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the family and will be determined at a later date, in the care of Sinnott Funeral Home 201 McKinley Ave. Ottumwa, Iowa 52501. Services are entrusted with Sinnott Funeral Home in Ottumwa.