Manuel was surrounded by his family when he was called to the Lord on Sunday, June 21, 2021. Manuel was born on March 13,1945, in Porterville, CA. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Adela Ramirez, his 2 daughters, Debbie Uruchurtu (Jeff), Jennifer Ramirez (Jose) his 2 son’s, Adrian Ramirez and Richard Ramirez (Rebecca). He grew up with 5 sisters, Rachel Campos, Hope Adams Nuno, Shirley Delgado (Passed), Ester Dodge (Passed) and Lydia Flores (Passed) and he had 4 brothers Robert Lucero, Danny Lucero (Passed), Zeke Lucero (Passed) and Abraham Lucero (Passed). Manuel Leaves behind 13 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
Manuel began working for the US Forestry Dept. at the age of 18 for 20 plus years. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed talking about his days with the Forestry dept. He never met a stranger. He enjoyed talking to people when he was running errands in town. He loved his wife, children and grandchildren. He will be greatly missed.
Visitation and Viewing will be held Monday, June 28th 2pm-7pm, Rosary at 6pm to be held at Porterville Funeral & Cremation Center. Funeral Service to be held on Tuesday, June 29th at 9am at St. Anne’s Church with burial to follow at St. Anne’s Cemetery and family gathering after.
To sign Manuel Ramirez’s online Register book or leave a message of condolence go to www.portervillefuneral.com. For additional information, contact Porterville Funeral & Cremation Center at (559) 784-6485.
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