Mass of Christian Burial for Eleuteria “Abuelita” Cruz Ramirez, 93, of Moscow, will be held Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Corrigan with Fr. Tarsisius Pulingsvd officiating. Interment will follow at Unions Springs Cemetery.
Ms. Ramirez was born February 20, 1925 in Danghu, Tasquillo, Hidalgo, Mexico, the daughter of the late Jose Cruz and Maria Francisca Ramirez, and died Wednesday, December 26, 2018 in Moscow.
Ms. Ramirez was a member of St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Corrigan. She enjoyed going to church and crocheting. Ms. Ramirez spoke Otomi, a native dialect of Mexico, and she loved to spend time with her family.
She is survived by Otilio Felipe of Mexico; Mateo Felipe of Corrigan; Victoriano Felipe of Corrigan; Sofia Felipe of Mexico; Celso Felipe of Moscow; Andrea Felipe of Mexico; Dolores Felipe of Mexico; along with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Ms. Ramirez was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Francisco Felipe; and 6 children.
Pallbearers will be Cesar Felipe, Leonardo Felipe, Gliberto Anastacio, German Zuniga, Francisco Felipe, and Mateo Felipe.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 1, 2019 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Diboll . A rosary will be recited following the visitation at 7:00 p.m.
Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.