John Ramirez, Sr.

March 29, 1932 ~ February 24, 2022 (age 89)


John Ramirez Sr, 89, of Slaton, passed away Thursday, February 24, 2022

Viewing will be 11am-6pm Monday, February 28, 2022 at Englunds. Visitation will be at 6-7 pm Monday, February 28, 2022 at Englunds. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 am, Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Slaton. Interment will follow at Englewood Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Englunds Funeral Service of Slaton.

John was born March 29,1932 in Thorndale to Porfirio and Mary Ramirez. He married Lucy Sirpian June 22, 1953 and was widowed July 27, 2011.  John was a long time member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. After retiring in 2012 from Damron Gravel Pit, he enjoyed working on lawnmowers and spending time with his family. John loved going to the Slaton Senior Citizen Center to eat and play bingo.

He is preceded in death his parents; his wife;  his brother, Andrew Ramirez; his sister, Ernie Velasquez and his grandchildren, Tasya Anzley, Daniel Ramirez, Tiffany Churchwell and Gerardo Maldonado.

John is survived by his daughters, Mary Maldonado, Josie Ford, Frances Camargo, Gloria Anzley, Mona Ramirez all of Slaton and Ruby Clemons of Plano, his sons,  John Ramirez Jr. of Lubbock, Rudy Ramirez of Ector, and Billy Ramirez of Austin; his brothers, Pete Ramirez of Rockdale and John Ybarra Ramirez of Salado; his sister Mary Maria Ruiz of Temple; 24 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.

The family suggest memorials to Slaton Senior Citizens Center.

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February 28, 2022

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Englunds Chapel

Funeral Mass
March 1, 2022

10:30 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church

Interment following funeral service
March 1, 2022

Englewood Cemetery of Slaton

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