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Emma Lilia Ramirez Muñoz, 83, died Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg. Born in Santa Elena, Texas, Mrs. Muñoz had lived in Pharr since 1956. She is preceded in death by her parents, Efrain and Maria Ramirez; a son, Romeo Muñoz, Jr.; and a brother, Efrain Ramirez. Mrs. Muñoz is survived by her husband, Romeo Muñoz, of Pharr; six children, Ana (Beto) Martinez, Alma (Javier) Moroles, both of San Juan, Raul Alberto Muñoz, Roel Muñoz, Rocky Muñoz, all of Pharr, Rogelio Muñoz, of Alton; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three sisters, Maria Ella (Rene) Peña, of Edinburg, Marcela (†Fernando) Garza, of Fort Worth, Imelda (†Humberto) Saldivar, of Harlingen; and a brother, Renato (Rosa) Ramirez, of Palmview. Visitation was held from 5 to 9 p.m., with a 7 p.m. rosary Friday, September 19, at Memorial Funeral Home in San Juan. Funeral service took place at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 20, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Parish in San Juan. Interment followed at Palm Valley Memorial Gardens in Pharr. Funeral services were under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in San Juan.

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