Rogelio was a farmer and a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. He was born June 24, 1919 to Solome and Josefa Garza Ramirez.
Survivors include daughters, Olga Lynch of San Antonio, Maria Oralia (George) Gongora of Corpus Christi, Zoila (John) Drost of Eau Claire, WI and Soraida Ramirez of Austin; sons, Ramiro (Eva) Ramirez of McAllen and Roberto (Emma) Ramirez of Pawnee; 9 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great, great granddaughter.
A rosary was recited Oct. 28, 2011 at 7 p.m. at Eckols Chapel. Mass was celebrated Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Pawnee.
Pallbearers were Jose Castillo, Beto Diaz, Isidro Diaz, Salome Diaz, Rene Ramirez, and Ronnie Ramirez. Honorary pallbearers were his grandchildren.