Funeral mass for Jesus P. Ramirez will be held 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, at the St. Mary’s Queen of Peace Church, with Father Serafin Avenido officiating. Interment will follow in the Cross Plains Cemetery. Rosary will be held at 6 p.m. today at Heartland Funeral Home Chapel.   

    Mr. Ramirez passed away Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, in Brownwood, Texas.

    He was born June 29, 1924, in Rosales (Villa Union) Coahuila, Mexico, to Jose and Eulojia Perez Ramirez.

    Mr. Ramirez is survived by his children, Maria Markham, Jose Ramirez, Marta and Thomas Polacheck, Mario and Darla Ramirez. He is also survived by 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his wife Genoveva, a sister Dora Carreon, a brother Ramon Perez and his parents.

    Friends and relatives may sign his online guest book at

    Heartland Funeral Home of Early is in charge of arrangements.