LORAIN - Pedro F. "Pete" Ramos, age 85, of Lorain, passed away on Thursday, December 8, 2011, at Mercy Regional Medical Center, Lorain.
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He was born on September 28, 1926, in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, moving to Lorain in 1950. Pedro served in the United States Army from 1944 until 1946. He was employed at Ford Motor Company as a Utility Man for almost 28 years, before retiring in 1981. Prior to working at Ford, he held various jobs in Lorain, and while in Puerto Rico, he worked as a presser in laundries.
He was a member of the Lorain Spanish Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses. Pedro loved music from the 1950's, collecting both English and Spanish music. He also enjoyed watching baseball.
He is survived by his son, Walter, daughters; Auda Fe (Juan) Lugo and Marbelia Ramos, all of Lares, Puerto Rico, 14 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren. He was also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 33 years, Lacy Ramos, a daughter, Gladys Capetillo, a son, Sigfrid Ramos, his parents; Luis Garcia and Eulalia Ramos, and his sister, Felicita Quiler.
The family will receive friends on, Mon., Dec 12, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm, in the Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, where funeral services will be held on Tues., at 11:00 am. Manuel Casillas and Rafael Roman, will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain, with full military honors conducted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 451.
To send an online condolence, go to www.dovinfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Morning Journal from Dec. 11 to Dec. 12, 2011
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2701 Elyria Avenue Lorain, OH 44052