Inez Justine Ramirez was called home to our Lord on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, in the early morning hours. After battling illnesses, in her final days she was surrounded by her loving family and friends. Born on August 6, 1935, in Phoenix, Arizona, Inez made a life of giving to others and raising her children. Married to Rudy B. Ramirez Sr. for 59 years, she cared for him and her home with loving tenderness. Inez was educated in Phoenix and attended St. Mary’s Elementary and St. Mary’s High School and remained a devout Roman Catholic her entire life. With a soft voice, Inez gently touched many lives as she journeyed through her life. She enjoyed the outdoors and especially camping with her husband and children over many years. In her final days, she spoke with a desire to soon be with her parents Antonio and Irene Rios who were waiting for her in heaven. Inez is survived by her husband Rudy B. Ramirez Sr. and children Rudy A. Ramirez Jr., Patrick J. Ramirez, Monica A. Puentes and Daniel A. Ramirez. She is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
A rosary will be held on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 8:30 am at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix. Mass will follow at 10:00 am at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 909 E. Washington, Phoenix. Burial to follow at St. Francis Cemetery.