Mr. Ochoa was born Feb. 9, 1943, in Dewitt County to Agapito and Christina Ochoa.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Beatrice Ochoa; and a brother, Daniel Ochoa.
Survivors include his wife, Eva Garcia Ochoa of Refugio; daughter, Debra (Gary) Goss of Paris; son, Alex Dean (Addie) Ochoa of Refugio; two sisters, Enedina (Jorge) Jaso and Elva (J.J. Andrade) Moya, all of Refugio; brother, Fidencio (Sylvia) Ochoa of Round Rock; and nine grandchildren.
A rosary will be recited today (Thursday) at Moore Funeral Home Chapel at 7 p.m.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, Feb. 22, at St. Therese Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery - Woodsboro.