Biatriz Ramirez Portillo

Biatriz Ramirez Portillo, our beloved mother was called home on March 28, 2019 after a long, wonderful life.

Biatriz was born in Lubbock, Texas on January 20, 1929 and lived her adult life in Presidio.

She was a lifelong homemaker, loved gardening, cooking, sewing, needlework, and singing, but her greatest love was always her family.

She is survived by her seven children, Martin Ramirez Sr. (Elia), Antonia Navarro, Dora Urias, Israel Urias, Vicky Gomez, lsmael Urias, and Jose Urias (Gloria). Biatriz had 27 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren, and 24 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Juan Portillo; father, Juan Ramirez; and mother, Nicanora Martinez.

Visitation and the Rosary were Tuesday, April 2 at Lewallen-Garcia-Pipkin Funeral Home, Midland, Texas. Funeral Mass was Wednesday, April 3 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church with burial in Serenity Memorial Garden Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lewallen-Garcia-Pipkin Funeral Home and Chapel. Family messages and condolences may be emailed to pipkin@nts-online.net or you can visit the website at www.lewallengarciapipkinfh.com.

The Big Bend Sentinel

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