DENISON - Fred A. Ramirez, 80, went home to be with our Lord and Savior Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 at his home.
Mr. Ramirez was born June 6, 1932 in Denison, Texas the son of Crespin and Beatrice (Aguire) Ramirez. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Army
. Fred was a lifelong member of several organizations that were dear to him, Knights of Columbus 4th Degree, Am Vets, Painter's Local Union 53, DAV life member, Sons of Confederate Veterans 297310, 11th Texas Cavalry 349, Masonic Lodge and Shriners. He was a devout Catholic and a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. Fred loved his family and spending time with them all. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Mr. Ramirez is survived by his beloved family, son, Torsten Ramirez of Colorado; daughters, Teresa Vineyard and fiancé Jerry Franklin of Pottsboro, Debi Sutherland and husband Johnny Ray of Sherman; eight grandchildren, Christopher Ramirez, Isha Headle, Heather Norris and husband Phillip, Jordyn Helm, Alexis Cantrell, Alex Cantrell and wife Amanda and Ashlei Sanders and Victoria Vineyard; eight great-grandchildren, Kohl Headle, Kane Headle, Jackson Rogers, Avery Norris, Aidan Cantrell, Ethan Jones, Lyric Cantrell and Hunter Norris; brother, Sam Ramirez of Ft. Worth, and companion, Patricia Patterson.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 at St. Patrick Catholic Church with Fr. Stephen Mocio officiating. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 at Fisher Funeral Chapel with Deacon Gary Vogel officiating, with visitation following.
Condolences may be registered online at www.fisherfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home, located at 604 W. Main in Denison.