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Roberto Ortiz

June 11, 1947 — April 5, 2019

Roberto C. “El Viejon” Ortiz

June 11, 1947 – April 5, 2019

Mr. Roberto C. “El Viejon” Ortiz, 71, entered into eternal rest on Friday, April 5, 2019.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leonel and Emilia Ortiz; and his brother Leonel Ortiz, Jr.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, Denise (Rick) Garcia, Sr., Roberto C. Ortiz, Jr., Emily (Jesus) Lara, Angelica Ortiz; his grandchildren, Francisco and Ricardo Garcia, Jr., Geronimo Lopez and Samantha Valdez, Ericka, Maria Guadalupe, Robert III, and Marisol Ortiz, Brandon Lee and Andrew Jayden Gonzalez; great-grandchildren, Roberto Leonel Ortiz, Edgar Joel Valdez; and brothers, Luis (Mary) Ortiz, and Alfredo (Carmina) Ortiz. He also survived by other numerous loving relatives and friends.

The family will be receiving condolences on Wednesday evening, April 10, 2019 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels & Cremation Services, 719 Loring at Cortez; where a Vigil for the Deceased and Rosary will commence at 7 p.m.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday morning, April 11, 2019 at Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels for a chapel service at 9:00 a.m.

Rite of Committal and Interment will follow at the Laredo City Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Robert “Gordo” Ortiz, Jr., Robert “Pelon” Ortiz III, Jerry Lopez, Frankie Garcia, Alfredo Ortiz, Jr., Leonel Arispe, Jesus Lara, and Ricky Garcia, Jr.

You may express your condolences, share your favorite memories, and sign the guestbook online at: www.joejacksonfuneralchapels.com .

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of the funeral service professionals at Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels & Cremation Services, 719 Loring at Cortez, Laredo, Texas 78040; (956)722-0001.


Visitation

Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels
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  • 719 Loring at Cortez
    Laredo, Texas 78040

Rosary

Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels
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  • 719 Loring at Cortez
    Laredo, Texas 78040

Chapel Service

Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels
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  • 719 Loring at Cortez
    Laredo, Texas 78040

Rite of Committal and Interment

Laredo City Cemetery
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  • 3200 N Meadow Ave.
    Laredo, Texas 78040
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