A rosary will be recited for Gertrude Ramirez, 75, of Roswell, at 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at St. John’s Catholic Church. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at St. John’s Catholic Church with Deacon Ernesto Martinez officiating. Burial will follow in South Park Cemetery. Gertrude passed away Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, surrounded by her family.
Gertrude was born in Fort Stockton, Texas, Dec. 30, 1937, to Marcos and Rosa Galindo.
Those left to cherish her memory are her five children, Betty Ramirez, of Ruidoso, Anna Ramirez, of Roswell, James Ramirez, of Roswell, Oscar Ramirez, of Los Angeles, and Rene Ramirez, of Roswell; her sister Mary Rincon and husband Thomas, of Roswell; Her grandchildren, Veronica Guilez, Valeria Guilez, Orlando Guilez, Angelice Aragon, Maria Aragon, Raymond Aragon, Dora Aragon, Robert Ramirez, Jenna; great-grandchildren, Nathanial, Jazale, Yoselaine, Rosita, Jenna, Bailey, Ryan, Steven, Veronica, Atalaya, Jazabele, and Orlando Jr.; and great-great-grandchild Angel.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert S. Ramirez; her brother Manuel Galindo; her mother Rosa Madrid; her father Marcos Galindo; and her nephew Joe David Galindo.
Pallbearers will be Orlando Guilez, Randy Brown, Rene Ramirez, Oscar Ramirez, Victor Baca, Tommy Rincon and Adam Rincon.
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Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.