Ramiro Flores Garza, age 87 of Delta passed away early Thursday February 6, 2014 at the Defiance Area Inpatient Care Center. Prior to his retirement he had worked at the General Motors Central Foundry in Defiance for many years.
Mr. Garza was born on July 10, 1926 in Elsa, Hidalgo County, TX the son of the late Fermin Vega Garza and the late Patricia Gutierrez Flores. On Dec. 1, 1946 he married the former Julia Saenz and she preceded him in death in 2001.
Surviving are his children; Ramiro Garza, Jr. of Delta, OH, Romeo Garza of Findlay, OH, Ruby Smith of Liberty Center, OH, Rebecca (George) Queen of Rittman, OH, Raquella Yoder (Dennis Yoder) of Edcouch, TX, Rose Marie Demaline of Delta, OH, Ruth Behringer of Defiance, OH, Roger Garza and wife Portia of Toldeo, OH. Also surviving are 21 grandchildren and 44 great-grandchildren, and sister; Albesa Trevino and brothers; Casimiro Garza and Manuel Garza. Preceding him in death was a son; Ray Garza, siblings; Thomas Garza, Oscar Garza, Fermin Garza, Jr., Nasis Eva Garza and Eva Garza.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Tuesday February 11, 2014 at the Delta Assembly of God Church with Pastor Randy Trowbridge officiating. Interment will follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery. Friends may call at the Grisier Funeral Home in Delta on Monday from 12:00-8:00pm. The family requests that memorial contributions be mad to the Defiance Area Inpatient Care Center. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.GrisierFH.com. The Grisier Funeral Home in Delta has been entrusted with arrangements.