A Mass of Christian Burial for Sgt. Reyes Ramirez, 23, of Willis will be held on Saturday, July 1, 2006 at 12:30 p.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Christopher Terry celebrant. Rite of committal will follow in Garden Park Cemetery with full military honors. Visitation is scheduled for Friday, June 30, 2006 from 5 to 9 p.m. in Cashner Funeral Home with a Rosary at 7 p.m.
Sgt. Ramirez was born on January 6, 1983 in Monte Tamaulipas, Mexico and passed away on June 17, 2006 in Iraq while serving his country.
Reyes leaves behind his wife, Sy P. Bulaong Ramirez, and his unborn daughter, Syrez B. Ramirez; parents, Marco Julio and Maria Catalina Ramirez; sister, Julia Maricela Ramirez; grandparents, Efigenia Castro Star (grandma) and Filomena Resendiz. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive.