Elena G. Ramirez, 85,was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, December 14, 2015 in a Corpus Christi hospital. She was born in San Diego, Texas on February 23, 1930 to Rafael and Maria Gonzalez.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gabriel Ramirez Jr.; and her parents.

Elena is survived by her two sons, Arturo (Delia) Ramirez and Luis Ramirez both of Corpus Christi,Texas; four daughters, Alicia Ramirez and Virginia Figueroa both of Corpus Christi, Texas; Rita Arnst (Karl) of Three Rivers, Texas; Gloria Barnes (Mike) of Corpus Christi, Texas; one sister, Enedelia Ramirez of San Diego, Texas; nine grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at St. Francis De Paula Catholic Church in San Diego, Texas. Interment will follow at the San Diego Cemetery in San Diego, Texas.

Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family may do so at www.garzafuneralhome.com

Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home