|Celeste Jiménez Peña, Cónsul General|
It saddens us to announce the untimely passing of our beloved friend, the Honorable Consul General of the Dominican Republic and Dean of the Los Angeles Consular Corps, The Honorable Celeste Jiménez.
The funeral services took place on 15th of July, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and her burial on July 16th in her birth town of La Vega.
A date for a memorial service for the community at large is being planned and will be announced soon.
Please keep her bereaved family members and loved ones is your thoughts as they are in need of strength to bear the big loss.
With the deepest sorrow,
The Consular Staff