Serafin P. Ramirez Sr.

Serafin P. Ramirez, Sr. was born in Austwell , Texas on December 5, 1944. He passed away peacefully in his sleep on August 5, 2014. He was a devoted husband, brother, father, grandfather and uncle.

 Serafin was a rich man, though not with material things but with love. He was a giver and he graciously gave to all he knew. He truly loved people and he showed it with his actions. He loved unconditionally, he didn’t know a stranger. He was an honest man and was loved by his family and all that knew him. He was a man of integrity. He served his country for six years in the United States Naval Academy. He retired as a truck driver.

 He is preceded in death by his parents Manuel A. and Margarita P. Ramirez, sister Minerva Ramirez and brother Johnny Ramirez. He leaves to cherish his memories: His wife Sylvia G Ramirez and children Serafin Ramirez, Jr. and wife Juanita, Jerry Ramirez and wife Angelica, Michael Ramirez and wife Gracie, John A. Ramirez and adopted son Cedric M Santoscoy. Seven grandchildren Catherine, Jerrime, Serafin III, Julianne, Lexi, Luka & Ava. They all loved him to the moon and back. Brothers Manuel Ramirez and wife Vicky, David Ramirez and wife Margie, Oscar Ramirez and wife Mary, Ernest Ramirez and wife Anna, Ricky Ramirez and wife Lynette. Sisters MaryJane Canales and husband Arnold, Rosie Mascorro, Josie Garcia and husband Renee. As well as numerous extended family members and friends.

 A visitation with the family will be held on Sunday, August 10, 2014 from 4pm until 9pm with a Rosary to be recited at 6 pm by Deacon Thomas Gandara in the Compean Main Chapel. A Funeral Mass officiated by Father Jesse Garcia will be Celebrated on Monday, August 11, 2014 at 10am at St. Christopher Catholic Church. Rite of Committal will follow in Houston National Cemetery.

  1. Jesus Trevin

    2 years ago  

    I Jesus Trevino served with him in the USN. We were good friends he knew me and my wife .

  2. Catherine Ramirez

    5 years ago  

    I miss you grandpa ? I Love You !

  3. Williams family

    6 years ago  

    Condolences to the Ramirez family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family. Psalms 147:3 says Jehovah God, “heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds.” May God bring you comfort and peace.

  4. Lynette Ramirez

    6 years ago  

    Serafin,
    I still chuckle at trying to play Spanish cantos for you when Enrique Iglesias populated with “sex and love”!!! Ha, oh mercy that definitely was not Spanish cantos, lol.
    Ricky and I have reflected on so many precious moments with you…you’ve truly touched his life and inspired him to be a better man, father and husband. Thank you for investing in him.

    You’re always in our hearts and thoughts, til we see each other again dancing on streets of gold worshipping Father in Heaven!

    <3
    Lynette

  5. Angelica "Angie" Ramirez

    6 years ago  

    Dad ~ “Thank you”, for always showing us unconditional love! Because of you and your undying love for your sons, grandsons & granddaughters we will respectfully say goodbye for now until we meet again. I know you are smiling down on us today and will bring comfort to all of us as you did in life.

    All my love to you always,
    Angie

  6. Serafin Ramirez Jr. and Juanita

    6 years ago  

    Dad you will be missed every day, especially when life slows down for an hour or two and we remember the good times, funny times, and the difficult times. Thanks for being the best Dad in the world. We love you and until we meet again you will always be in our hearts. May you rest in peace with our Lord God in heaven.

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