Jose Manuel Zamarripa

March 25, 1956 - March 27, 2019
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Jose Manuel Zamarripa, 63, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, March 27, 2019.  Mr. Zamarripa is preceded in death by his parents; Jose N. and Maria C. Zamarripa.

A Laredo native, having moved to California, Mr. Zamarripa served as a U.S. Border Patrol agent.  He entered duty with U.S. Border Patrol in January of 1985 and retired on March 29, 2013.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Ramona J. Zamarripa; children, Joe (Janet Sandoval) Zamarripa, Alex (Rose Mary) Zamarripa and Angie Zamarripa; siblings, Juan (Rosa) Zamarripa, Luis (Laura) Zamarripa, Daniel (Ana) Zamarripa, Maria Del Carmen (Juvencio) Alcorta, Maria Del Lourdes (Juan) Hernandez III, Javier (Graciela) Zamarripa, Miguel (Diana) Zamarripa, Felipe (Leticia) Zamarripa,  Maria Concepcion (Gilberto) Ochoa, Sara (Gabriel) Mendez and Raul Zamarripa, nieces, nephews and other relatives.

The family will be receiving guests Thursday, April 11, 2019, at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  A Holy Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm.  Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church.  The funeral mass will be celebrated at 9:00 am.

Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr. Laredo, Texas 78041 (956)723-3611.  For your convenience, you may sign the guest book or leave your condolences to the family online at

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Drive
Laredo, Texas 78041

Rosary 7:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Friday, April 12, 2019

Time: 9:00 am

Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church


1718 San Jorge
Laredo, Texas 78040

Funeral Mass

Cemetery Information

Cremation Associates of Laredo


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041


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Born: March 25, 1956
Died: March 27, 2019

Condolences for Jose Manuel Zamarripa

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David R Garcia posted on 4/15/19

So Sorry for your loss, my deepest condolence. The David Garcia family.


Keith M Olson posted on 4/14/19

Joe was one of my first journeymen when I arrived at ELC. Always treated the new guys with respect and never talked down to anybody. One if the best guys ever to work with there. Laid back and patient were done if his best traits. Condolences to his family. Truly a great man and he’ll be missed by many.


Juan Oyervides Sr. posted on 4/14/19

To the Zamarripa Family: Please accept our deepest heart felt condolences in the loss of Jose Manuel from the Juan Oyervides Sr. Family. Juan Manuel was my “Brother in Green”. May our Lord Jesus Christ receive him and grant him eternal peace. May our Lord bless and comfort you all in this time of loss and pain and sorrow. Amen


Manuel Vasquez III posted on 4/14/19

Rest in Peace Brother


Lauro Vidal Jr posted on 4/14/19

My sincere condolences to the family and may he Rest In Peace. Thank you for your service Brother in Green.


Arthur Caloca posted on 4/11/19

How I yearn for those days gone by when we watched football with some beers n I bad mouthed ur beloved Cowboys n how u defended them. Our friendship extended beyound the BP n into a brotherhood bro I will miss u for now but I know we will meet again. My heartfelt condolences to Mona n their sons n daughter. GOD bless u n may he guide u thru this difficult time. God Speed


Michael Martin posted on 4/11/19

I am truly sorry for your loss. Joe will be missed and he will never be forgotten, may his soul rest in peace.


Jose Martinez posted on 4/11/19

Joe, God bless and keep you in his loving arms, may God bless Mona and your family during this time. Joe, it was a pleasure and honor to work with you! HONOR FIRST RIP Joe and Bren Martinez P.S. ya se, Joe whatever, Bro!


Lili Bassett posted on 4/10/19

Our deepest condolences to Mr. Mrs.Zamarripa and family, our prayers are with you in this difficult moments. May God Bless you.. The Trejo family And Bassett family


Lili Bassett posted on 4/10/19

Our deepest condolences to Mr. Mrs Zamarripa and family, our prayers are with you and your family in this difficult moments.,May God bless you, The Trejo Family and Bassett Family


Junuet Sandoval posted on 4/10/19

Our condolences go out to the Zamarripa family!May the lord give you guys the strength you need.Our prayers are with you all!God bless you!Rest in Peace Big Joe❤️-Martinez Fam


Juan Soto posted on 4/9/19

My deepest condolence to the family of a Great Friend that I’ve known since teenagers. It is a Great loss to his family and all who had the privilege of knowing and growing up with him and his family. May he Rest In Peace. God Bless. Soto Family.


Carlos Covarrubias posted on 4/8/19

Y most sincere condolences Juan and the rest of the family, From the Covarrubias family. May his souls be received by our Lord all mighty and may He bring you consolation during these times.


Miguel Zamarripa posted on 4/8/19

A ti hermano te escribo estas palabras Desde lo mas profundo de mi Corazon ..Fuiste mas que un hermano para mi, Siempre estubiste cuando mas te necesite.Ahora que no estas siento un gran vacio y una inmensa tristeza.Todavia no puedo creer que ya no estas con nosotros, Que dolor tan grande haberte perdido.Me quedo con tus. recuerdos y con orgullo puedo decir que fuistes y seguiras haciendo un gran hermano .Siempre estaras en mi Corazon ❤.....Manuel mi querido y amado hermano 🙏descansa en paz 🙏


Meli Amaro posted on 4/6/19

My deepest condolences to the Zamarripa 🙏. May Mr.Manuel Zamarripa R.I.P...


Familia Lujano- Rocha posted on 4/3/19

Nuestras condolencias para la familia Zamarripa. Que Dios les dé pronta resignación. En oración por el eterno descanso del alma del señor José Manuel Zamarripa.


Familia Lujano- Rocha posted on 4/3/19

Nuestras condolencias a la familia Zamarripa. Que Dios les dé pronta resignación. En oración por el eterno descanso del alma del señor José Manuel Zamarripa.