LA JOYA – Elijah Ramon, 12, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at Driscoll Children’s Hospital in Corpus Christi.
He was born on Dec. 14, 2001, in Corpus Christi to Joe Ramon and Esperanza Valdez.
Survivors include his parents; brother, Jose Isaiah Ramon; and maternal grandparents, Rodolfo and Blanca Valdez.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandmothers, Maria Elia Alaniz and Esperanza Valdez;
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 11, from 12 to 9 p.m. and on Wednesday, Nov. 12, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at Lord & I Funeral Home in Peñitas. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 13, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Havana Cemetery.