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Colonial Funeral Home

1801 East Red River Street, Victoria, TX

OBITUARY

Viviano "Vic" J. Ramirez

April 13, 1951June 12, 2019
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Viviano “Vic” J. Ramirez, 68, born April 13, 1951 in Victoria, Texas, went to be with our Lord and our parents on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.

He was born at home on Brown Street and grew up there with his older sister, Oralia, and he learned so much about life through the love of our parents. In his adolescent years, he enjoyed sports like baseball and football. He graduated from Stroman High School Class of 1971. He worked while attending Victoria College before receiving a B.S. and M.S. in secondary education from Texas A&I University in Kingsville, Texas. One of his proudest moments was showing his parents his first and only place of work as an Art teacher and coach at Crain Middle School. He worked with VISD for 26 years.

As a faithful Catholic, he served as an usher, Eucharistic Minister and Funeral Commentator for Our Lady of Sorrows (19 yrs); Our Lady of Lourdes (6 yrs); and Our Lady of Victory (1 yr). He also served as a driver and caregiver to Father Celestino Say of Our Lady of Lourdes.

He is survived by his beloved sisters, Oralia R. and husband Fred Saldana, Pollyanna R. and husband Dario Leos and Vergil Guadalupe R. and husband Richard Saldana; beloved nieces and nephews, Jessica Ann (Rob) Reda, Alfred (Crystal) Jacinto Saldana, Phillip (Veronica) Saldana, Celeste Leonor R. Henry, Johanna R. Henry, Consuelo Ann R. Leos, Lizabeth Marie R. Leos; Grand- nephews, Phillip Richard Saldana, Jonah Reda and Paul David Saldana, all whom he cherished and cared for, as taught to him by our loving parents, Jacinto P. and Gregoria J. Ramirez.

Visitation will be held at Colonial Funeral Home from 5 to 7 pm followed by a Rosary to be recited at 7 pm on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 9:00 am on Monday, June 17, 2019. Followed by a procession to Resurrection Cemetery for burial.

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  • FAMILY

  • Gregoria Jimenez Ramirez, Mother (deceased)
  • Jacinto P. Ramirez, Father (deceased)
  • Oralia R. Saldana, Sister
  • Fred Saldana, Brother-in-law
  • Pollyhanna R. Leos, Sister
  • Dario Leos, Brother-in-law
  • Vergil Guadalupe R. Saldana, Sister
  • Richard Saldana, Brother-in-law
  • Jessica Ann (Rob) Reda, Niece
  • Alfred Jacinto (Crystal) Saldana, Nephew
  • Phillip (Veronica) Saldana, Nephew
  • Celeste Leonor R. Henry, Niece
  • Johanna R. Henry, Niece
  • Consuelo Ann R. Leos, Niece
  • Lizabeth Marie R. Leos, Niece
  • Phillip Richard Saldana, Grand Nephew
  • Jonah Reda, Grand Nephew
  • Paul David Saldana, Grand Nephew
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Ralph Gonzales
  • Alfred J.R. Saldana
  • Phillip R. Saldana
  • Raymond Jimenez, Jr.
  • Rob Reda
  • Jake Fifer

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, June 16, 2019
  • Rosary Sunday, June 16, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Monday, June 17, 2019
  • Burial Monday, June 17, 2019

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Biography

Viviano “Vic” J. Ramirez, 68, born April 13, 1951 in Victoria, Texas, went to be with our Lord and our parents on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.
He was born at home on Brown Street and grew up there with his older sister, Oralia, and he learned so much about life through the love of our parents.
In his adolescent years, he enjoyed sports like baseball and football. He graduated from Stroman High School Class of 1971.
He worked while attending Victoria College before receiving a B.S. and M.S. in secondary education from Texas A&I University in Kingsville, Texas. One of his proudest moments was showing his parents his first and only place of work as an Art teacher and coach at Crain Middle School. He worked with VISD for 26 years.
As a faithful Catholic, he served as an usher, Eucharistic Minister and Funeral Commentator for Our Lady of Sorrows (19 yrs); Our Lady of Lourdes (6 yrs); and Our Lady of Victory (1 yr). He also served as a driver and caregiver to Father Celestino Say of Our Lady of Lourdes.
He is survived by his beloved sisters, Oralia R. and husband Fred Saldana, Pollyanna R. and husband Dario Leos and Vergil Guadalupe R. and husband Richard Saldana; beloved nieces and nephews, Jessica Ann (Rob) Reda, Alfred (Crystal) Jacinto Saldana, Phillip (Veronica) Saldana, Celeste Leonor R. Henry, Johanna R. Henry, Consuelo Ann R. Leos, Lizabeth Marie R. Leos; Grand- nephews, Phillip Richard Saldana, Jonah Reda and Paul David Saldana, all whom he cherished and cared for, as taught to him by our loving parents, Jacinto P. and Gregoria J. Ramirez.
Visitation will be held at Colonial Funeral Home from 5 to 7 pm followed by a Rosary to be recited at 7 pm on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 9:00 am on Monday, June 17, 2019. Followed by a procession to Resurrection Cemetery for burial.
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