Mary Muñoz Ramirez, 98, of Silvis passed away Saturday, September 24, 2022 at her home surrounded by her family. She was the last original resident of Hero Street.
A rosary will be recited at 4pm Tuesday followed by visitation until 7pm at Schroder Mortuary, Silvis. A funeral mass will be 10am Wednesday, September 28th at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Silvis. Entombment will be in St. Mary’s Mausoleum, East Moline. Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church.
Mary was born May 15, 1924 in Silvis, IL the daughter of Ysabel and Victoria (Montecino) Munoz. She married Louis A. Ramirez August 18, 1944 in Moline, IL. He passed away August 5, 2008. Mary worked for the Rock Island Arsenal during WWII. She enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing, and crocheting.
Survivors include her children Victoria (Ronald) Dumoulin, Rosemary (Douglas) Korty, Louis Jr. (Vicky) Ramirez, Linda (Dale) Roseman, Steve (Patti) Ramirez, Robert (Georgia) Ramirez, Jim Ramirez, and Susan (DeWitt) Young; son in law John Wassenhove; 18 grandchildren; 37great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter Martina Wassenhove; grandchildren Angelica McKinney and Jerome Dumoulin; great grandson Alexander Roseman, and 11 siblings.