February 21, 1937 ~ February 4, 2020

Born in: Huanuco, Peru
Resided in: Denver, Colorado

Dr. Felix Meza, age 82, of Denver, CO, passed away on February 4, 2020 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Devoted husband of Emma (nee Estella); loving father of Emma (Andrew), Janine (Jim), Katya (John) and Felix (Marcie); adoring grandfather of Jared, Emily, Lizzie, Nick, Pete, Ted, Maddy, Lauren, Max and Alex. Felix was born in Huanuco, Peru. He immigrated to the United States to achieve his dream of becoming a surgeon. He started his surgical training in El Paso, Texas and Beckley, West Virginia. He completed his cardiovascular and thoracic training in Los Angeles, California. He was a well respected vascular and thoracic surgeon practicing in Denver, Colorado until his retirement.

Felix provided advice, support, and strength not only to his family but his extended family. He will be remembered for his wise advice on the importance of education. Felix’s greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren. His gentle presence will be greatly missed.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life on April 3, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at his long time parish, Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 4900 Montview Boulevard, Denver CO, followed by a reception.


Funeral Mass: April 3, 2020 10:00 am

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
4900 Montview Blvd.
Denver, CO 80207


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  1. Felix was not only a good surgeon but a kind, gentle man of integrity. I worked with him at St. Josephs Hospital. His skills and demeanor were impressive.
    His daughter Janine carries on the tradition.

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