Frances Ramirez
August 17, 1928  -  November 11, 2018

Frances Ramirez

DarlingMouser Funeral Home
945 Palm Blvd.
Brownsville, TX  78520
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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St. Luke's Catholic Church
2800 Rockwell
Brownsville, TX  78521
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
10:00 a.m.
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Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens
4464 Old Port Isabel Rd.
Brownsville, TX  78526
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Frances M. Ramirez, beloved wife, mother, grandmother ,great-grandmother,great-great-grandmother entered into eternal rest at the age of 90 on November 11, 2018. She is survived by her children; Theresa Briseño, Patricia Cantu, Mary Lou Mayorga , Ida Alicia Fernandez (Hector); 8 grandchildren ,16 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great- grandchild.
Mrs. Ramirez was preceded in death by her husband; Dan Ramirez, her parents Juan and Maria Luisa Zarate; grandson , Dr. Martin Farias III and three brothers; John, Luis and Bobby A. Zarate.
Mrs. Ramirez was a member of St. Luke’s Catholic Church. She was a former volunteer at Brownsville Medical Center; parent volunteer with her children when they attended Incarnate Word Academy and Villa Maria in the 70’s; member at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church and Club Guadalupano in the 60’s.
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 13, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a rosary at 7:00 pm at Darling Mouser Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday November 14, 2018 at St. Luke’s Catholic Church. Pallbearers will be Daniel Farias, Dr.Michael Cantu, Vicent Fernandez, Jonathan Fernandez, Michael Moran, Jose Olalde III, Christian Morillon and Emory Fernandez.
Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Darling-Mouser Funeral Home, 945 Palm Blvd., Brownsville, TX (956) 546-7111.
Friends and family are invited to view Mrs. Ramirez’s obituary and video tribute, sign her guestbook and send condolences to her family online at


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  1. Minerva Vasquez Meese
    El Cerrito, CA

    Dear Tessie, Pat Mary Lou and Ida—
    You have all been such a model of devotion and loving care for both your Father and now your Mother, my Madrina. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you take her to Eternal rest. I send all my love. Minerva Vasquez Meese.

  2. Mary Ann Valdez
    Brownsville, TX

    Sorry for your loss.

  3. Carmen Ruenes
    Brownsville, TX

    Pat, I am so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers go to you and your family.

  4. Cyndi & Johnny Sandoval
    McAllen, TX

    We love you Aunt Tessie - Faith Hope & Love with Gods blessings to you & your family. I hear heaven is the place WE all wanna be!! I just played mom over FT your video we all cried. God Bless you

  5. Missy Briseno
    George West, TX

    Madrina Tessie, I’m so sorry for your loss. My prayers go out to you and your family. Love you!

  6. Evana de la Garza Davis
    San Benito, TX

    Tessie my deepest condolences on the loss of your precious Mother. I viewed her memorial video. Beautiful. Saying “hello how are you” and at the end “good bye”. I will be praying for her and her family. May The Lord sustain you during this time of sorrow. Love and Hugs. Evana

  7. Norma Grisham
    Euless, TX

    So sorry for your loss Mary Lou . My Condolences to you and your family . Prayers for you .🙏🏽 Norma

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