On October 12, 2020 at the age of 62, Linda Marie Ramirez of Kyle, Texas, entered the Heavenly Kingdom, surrounded by her loving family. Linda was born February 10, 1958 to Alejandro and Rosa Valenzuela Gomez in Brownsville, Texas.
She graduated from James Pace High School with the class of 1977 and her high school sweetheart, Alfonso “Poncho” Ramirez, III. They first met at Stell Middle School in 1971 and eventually married in 1980 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Brownsville.
Linda began working for IBC Bank in Brownsville and in 1985, she transferred to a branch in Austin. Her work eventually took her to the Texas Department of Insurance, from which she retired in 2010.
Alfonso and Linda had a home where family and friends were always welcomed and often gathered for parties. Linda always enjoyed getting together with her sisters and friends to dance, play lotería, and loved to be social and have a good time. She was loved and cherished by all.
She was a wonderful mother and raised three wonderful children. Linda is survived by her husband of 40 years, Alfonso Ramirez, III; their children Celina Rollins and husband Brian Rollins; son Adam Nicholas Ramirez and fiancé Roxanna Flores and son Andrew Lee Ramirez. Additionally, she is survived by her grandson, Ethan Rollins. Plus, surviving siblings are Rose Marie Gomez Meade Aleman, Dolores Montemayor, Leticia Eads, Patricia Reilly and Hilda Castillo. Linda was predeceased by her parents Alejandro and Rosa Gomez, as well as twin brothers Alex Gomez Meade and Carlos Gomez Meade.
A public visitation will be held from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, October 15, 2020 at Harrell Funeral Home, 1715 Kirby in Kyle; with recitation of the Rosary at 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. Friday, October 16, 2020 at Santa Cruz Catholic Church of Buda with cremation to follow.
Arrangements by Harrell Funeral Home, Kyle. Visit www.harrellfuneralhomes.com for more details.