Valentine Ramirez Jr. “Tino”, 79, from Alice, Texas passed away on March 8, 2015, after suffering an illness in his home in Grand Prairie, Texas. He worked in the oilfield industry for numerous years, to include Halliburton, Browning Root, Dowell, and Patterson. He also worked for the Alice courthouse as a custodian for many years. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Waiting his arrival in heaven are his parents, Valentine Ramirez Sr. and Julia G. Ramirez; two brothers, Juan Ramirez and Nicholas (Manuela) Ramirez and his granddaughter, Abbie M. DeLa Rosa.

Valentine is survived by his daughter, Rosie (Frank) DeLa Rosa Jr.; his grandchildren, Franky (Dashia) DeLaRosa III, Julie M. (Matthew) Doe, and John M. DeLa Rosa; six great grandchildren, Sylas, Aurora, Alyssa, Franky IV, Mia and Nessie DeLa Rosa; three sisters, Rosie Ramirez, Delia (Frank) Cortez, Maria Jasso; two brothers, Fede (Carmela) Ramirez and Manuel (Rachel) Ramirez.

Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at the Stonegate Baptist Church. Burial will follow at the New Collins Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Franky DeLaRosa III, Frank DeLa Rosa Jr., John M. DeLa Rosa, Matthew Doe, Meme Ramirez Jr., Richard Charles, and Tony Cortez.

Funeral Arrangements entrusted with ROSAS FUNERAL HOME, INC.