Johnny Rothbauer Ramirez, 81, of Beeville, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019.
Mr. Ramirez was born Jan. 17, 1938, in Beeville to Charlie L. and Louisa Anna (Rothbauer) Ramirez Sr. He married Maria Elena Arrisola on April 26, 1959, in Beeville and was the owner of Johnny’s Paint and Body Shop, which he operated since 1963. He was a devoted member of St. James Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Charlie Ramirez Jr., Antonio Ramirez, Rudy Ramirez and David Ramirez; and two sisters, Alice Moran and Mae Pacheco.
Survivors include his wife, Mary A. Ramirez of Beeville; a daughter, Sabrina R. Moreno of Beeville; three sons, Johnny A. Ramirez Jr. and Joe (Olivia) Ramirez, both of Beeville, and Stanislaus (Figen) Ramirez of Houston; three sisters, Frances (Tony) Garza of Corpus Christi, and Elva (Rey) Hernandez and Delia (Vito) Greco, both of Houston; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Friday, June 7, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel and resume at 6 p.m. at St. James Catholic Church with a rosary recited there at 7 o’clock.
Viewing will also be held Saturday, June 8, at the funeral home from 9 a.m. to noon. The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 o’clock that afternoon at St. James Catholic Church with Father Jacob Valayath officiating. Interment will follow at Beeville Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Joe Ramirez Jr., Eric M. Ramirez, Adrian A. Moreno, Aaron A. Moreno, Abram A. Moreno, Johnny Ramirez III and Alexander Ramirez.
Honorary pallbearers will be Alyssa Moreno, Czrina Ybarra, Angela Jacobs and Brittany Ramirez.
Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel