Irene A. Ramirez, 89, of Fremont, OH passed away on Monday, October 13, 2014 at Bethesda Care Center. She was born on August 22, 1925 in Laredo, TX, the daughter of Simplico and Manuela (Torres) Arellano.
Irene married Roberto R. Flores, Sr. in Laredo, TX and he preceded her in death on September 20, 1962. She then married Narcisco G. Ramirez on April 29, 1968 in Fremont and he preceded her in death on November 20, 1998.
Irene was a homemaker and also worked at St. Francis Villa Maria and then at Countryside Continuing Care Center. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and loved to watch and follow sports, especially the Denver Broncos.
Irene is survived by her children, Elza Johnson, Diamintina Sanchez and Mary (Charles) Freeman, all of Fremont, OH; brother, Ricardo Arellano, Moline, IL; five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; son, Robert R. Flores, Jr.; brother, George Arellano and an infant brother.
Visitation: Friday from 10:00 a.m. until Noon at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH.
Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, October 17, 2014, 12:30 pm at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 709 Croghan St., Fremont, OH, with Fr. Eric Mueller officiating.
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Fremont.
Memorials: Donor’s Choice