Eddiberto Ortega Sr.

Eddiberto Ortega Sr., 55, of Kingsville died on May 22, 2019 in Corpus Christi.

He was born on Feb. 19, 1964 in Kingsville to Magdalena Del Bosque and Rafael Ortega. He was a retired carpenter. He was an active student at Del Mar College West Campus and a member of Grace Community Church of Kingsville.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Rafael Ortega Jr.

Survivors include his wife of 14 years, Velma S. Ortega of Kingsville; two daughters, Rosalinda Ortega and Ashley Ortega; three sons, Eddiberto Ortega Jr., Rafael Ortega and Eric Garcia; five sisters, Sylvia Del Bosque, Gracie Ortega, Margie Mata, Endina Mendez and Angie Ortega; four brothers, Luis Ortega, Eloy Ortega, Johnny Ortega and Albert Ortega; 10 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. 

A cremation will be held and a private graveside service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of Ramirez-Salinas Funeral Home.

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Eddie was my student at Gillett . I loved him, dearly, and he always behaved and worked hard for me. May he rest in peace. Mrs. Sylvia Villarreal (Reading)

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