Marie Guevara Ramos


In life, we love you dearly, in death we love you still. In our hearts you hold a place, no one else will ever fill.

Marie Guevara Ramos entered the arms of the lord on July 26, 2021 at the age of 76. Marie was a lifelong resident of Gonzales Texas and member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Marie was born on Dec. 8, 1944 in Gonzales, Texas to Felipe and Maria Estrada Guevara.

She married Monico Pablo Ramos on Oct. 29, 1960. They have eight children that were the light of her life.

Marie is survived by her children: Linda Petrek (Rodney) of Moulton, Diane Vargas (Javier) of Gonzales, Danny Ramos (Raina) of Moulton, Beverley Ramos of Moulton, John David Ramos (Kimberly) of Smiley, and Albert Ramos (Kamii) of Gonzales; plus 28 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; sisters: Susan Longoria of Killeen, Janie Lopez of Killeen, and Katrina Rios of Bryan; and brother: Pete Guevara of Hallettsville.

Marie is preceded in death by her grandparents, parents, husband: Monico Ramos; sons: Michael Ramos and Pablo Jr. Ramos; and brother: Ezequiel Guevara.

Marie lived a full life as a wonderful mother, wife and homemaker, she was a dedicated mother first and foremost. She treasured her children and embraced every moment with them. She especially loved her role as grandma.

She enjoyed going to help her husband! When it was time for Pablo to go mow yards, or feed cows, Marie was right there by his side. She was his sidekick. Marie had a vivacious and energetic personality; she was fierce and compassionate and always was there to help or care for someone when they needed it. She might have been tiny but feisty she was. She was a master in the kitchen and loved cooking for everyone that came through her door. She was well known for her amazing empanadas, her children always looked forward to that yummy goodness.

Marie enjoyed spending time with family, playing cards or a good ol’ game of Mexican Bingo. She loved to dance, and she would get down to some music. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend who had so much heart for others. She instilled so many strong values in all 8 of her children that they will cherish and hold on to forever. She will be dearly missed and forever in our hearts.

Pallbearers: John David Ramos, Dustin Ramos, Matthew Garner, Joshua Crouch, Christopher Pilat, Bradley Petrek, John Wesley Ramos, and Ty Ramos.

Honorary pallbearers: Danny Ramos, Albert Ramos, Mason Ramos, Brodi Ramos, Bo Petrek and Javier Valladollid.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 29, 2021, from 5 to 7 p.m., with a Holy Rosary following at 7 p.m. at Seydler Hill Funeral Home in Gonzales, Texas. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 30, 2021 at St. James Catholic Church in Gonzales, Texas with Fr. Jason Martine officiating. Interment will follow in St. James Catholic Cemetery.

Friends may leave their condolences to the family by visiting Services are under the care and direction of Seydler-Hill Funeral Home.