MISSION - Rodolfo Ramirez Valencia, 72, passed away Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011 at his residence in Mission. He was born Oct. 14, 1939 in Celaya, Gto, Mexico.
Mr. Valencia is survived by his wife of 48 years, Maria G. Ramirez; children, Raquel (Gilbert) Ramirez Ybarra, Esther Ramirez, Celia Ramirez, Carolina (Jaime) Rojas, Ronda L. (Adrian) Rubio, Antonio (Maria) Ramirez, Abel A. (Sandy) Ramirez, Ruben Ramirez and Joseph Ramirez; 30 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, Rudy Alan Ramirez.
Visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 2, 2011 at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. His final resting place will be with his son in Penjamo, Gto, Mexico.