LA JOYA – Olivia Valdez, 75, passed away on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, at Mission Regional Medical Center.
Mrs. Valdez was born in Los Villarreales, Tamps., Mex., on Dec. 6, 1939, to Ove and Manuela Ramirez.
Survivors include her husband, Ramon Valdez; children, Juanita Valdez, Maria Elena Hernandez, Alicia Valdez, and Guadalupe Valdez; sister, Simona Rosas; and four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ove and Manuela Ramirez, and brothers, Omar Ramirez and Ovidio Ramirez.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 5, from 3 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at Lord and I Funeral Home in Peñitas. A funeral mass will be held on Thursday, Aug. 6, at 11 a.m. at San Jose Catholic Church in Havana. Burial follows at Havana Cemetery.