St Francis Church
900 H St
Bakersfield, CA 93304

Henry Fred Ramirez

1942 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Henry Fred Ramirez Obituary

Henry Fred Ramirez passed away on March 7, 2016 after a battle with Pancreatic Cancer. He was born April 24, 1942 to Merced and Enriqueta Ramirez in San Angelo, Texas. At an early age his family moved to Bakersfield. Dad served his country in the U.S. Army; he worked for the Southern Pacific Railroad. When he left the railroad he was a Relator, and later retired from the Post Office.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and his sisters Chona, Amancaia, and Clara.

He is survived by his wife Nellie. Children Fred Ramirez, Anna Marie Harleston (Ronnie), Francie Marchetti (Mario), Eva Ramirez (Jimmy), Carlos Cortez (Susie), Jesus Cortez (Brenda), Jose Cortez (Gloria); his grandchildren Desiree, Gemma, Ashley, Amanda, Sarah, Shay, Paul, Nicholas, Alissa, Jessica, Naomi, Samantha, Mia, Jesus, Adrian, Ezekiel, Andreas, Julian and Carlos. His brother Mike Ramirez, sisters Aggie Castro, Ophelia Rodriguez, Gracie Gamez and Lupe Prendez, and many nieces and nephews.

Dad was a loving and caring man. He enjoyed camping at the beach, fishing and barbequing. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Visitation will be at 10:30 am, Tuesday March 15, 2016, at St. Francis of Assisi Church, followed by a Funeral Mass at 11:00 am. The graveside will be at National Cemetery at 1:15pm.

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Mar. 13, 2016
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