Theresa Andrada Ramirez
Theresa Andrada Ramirez, a longtime resident of Poth, Texas, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at 10:32 p.m. in her residence in Poth, at the age of 79 years, 4 months, and 13 days. Theresa was born Sept. 2, 1934, in Denhawken, the daughter of Erminia Garcia and Jose Angel Andrada Sr. She attended school in Campbellton and was a homemaker.
Theresa married Abel R. Ramirez Sr. Jan. 1, 1953, in Poth. Abel, Theresa’s beloved husband of more than 60 years, preceded her in death on July 26, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Erminia Andrada; her husband, Abel R. Ramirez Sr.; and a son, Ernest Ramirez.
Theresa is survived by her children, Abel Ramirez Jr. and wife Elvia of Poth and Rebecca Ann Sanchez and husband Orlando of Poth; her grandsons, Paul Anthony Ramirez and wife Chelsea of San Antonio, John Ernest Ramirez and wife Leslie of San Antonio, and Orly Sanchez of Poth; her great-grandsons, Blake Anthony and Maddox Neal Ramirez; and her siblings, Raymond Andrada and wife Tomasa of Haskell, Susie Perez of Byron, Mich., Irene Maldonado of Chicago, Ill., Basilio Andrada and wife Kathy of Rochester, and Jose Angel Andrada Jr. of Poth.
Visitation was held Saturday, Jan. 18, at 6 p.m. in the Emmanuel Assembly of God Church in Poth, with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
A funeral service was held Sunday at 1 p.m. in the church with Pastor Jim Collins officiating.
Interment followed in the Emmanuel Assembly of God Cemetery in Poth.
Serving as pallbearers were Paul Anthony Ramirez, John Ernest Ramirez, Orly Sanchez, Carlos Andrada, Ray Guevara, Adan Montez, Louis Flores, and Ricardo Reyes.