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Graveside services for Virginia M. Ramirez, 55, of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12. 2013, at Hermleigh Cemetery with Pastor Randy Asebedo officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Ramirez died Thursday, Jan. 10, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
She was born on July 1, 1957 in Lockney, Texas. Virginia moved to Sweetwater from Hermleigh in 1987. She graduated from Hermleigh High School. She was a housewife and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Sweetwater.
Survivors include her husband, Claudio Mendez of Sweetwater; sisters, Alice M. Howard and husband Gregory of Snyder, Carmen Mireles and husband Rick Gibson of Hermleigh, Anna Maria Mireles of Hermleigh, Lucy Witham and husband Kevin of North Richland Hills and Aleta Grace Mireles of Van Vleck, Texas; brothers, Teodoro P. Mireles, Jr. and wife Janie of Hermleigh, Stanley Mireles and wife Yolanda of Hermleigh, Simon Mireles of Hermleigh and Anthony Mireles and wife Cristina of North Richland Hills.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Teodoro P. Mireles, Sr. and Consuelo Mireles.
Pallbearers will be Teodoro Mireles, Stanley Mireles, Anthony Mireles, Vincent Mireles, Michael Barrera and Jonathan Mireles.