Omelia Lorenzi Ortega

January 9, 1921 - March 4, 2016
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Omelia Lorenzi Ortega, 95, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, March 4, 2016.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.  Her legacy will continue by her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Mrs. Ortega was preceded in death by her husband; David L. Ortega, sister; Enriqueta Dominguez, parents; Jose and Maria De Jesus Lorenzi and stepson, David Ortega.

Left to cherish her memory are her children; Norma L. Ortega, Jose David (Norma) Ortega, Sylvia (Joe) Garza; grandchildren, Jennifer Sanchez, Anthony Sanchez, Jacqueline Sanchez, Joseph Garza, Daniella Garza; great grandchildren, Avanni Mendoza, David Mendoza; step children, Martha (Armando) Perez, Luis (Carmen) Ortega, Angelica Ortega Rodriguez, Gerardo Ortega Rodriguez, Alvaro (Isabel) Ortega Rodriguez, Claudia Ortega Rodriguez and Emmanuel Ortega Rodriguez. 

The family will receive guests Sunday, March 6, 2016, from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services where a holy rosary will be recited at 6:30 pm.  Funeral services will be Monday, March 7, 2016 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church.  Funeral mass will be celebrated at 9:00 am.  Interment will follow at the Laredo City Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be: Anthony Sanchez, Joseph Garza, Jose Garza, David Ortega, Luis Ortega and Alvaro Ortega.


Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr. Laredo, Texas (956)723-3611.  You may leave condolences to the family online at

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, March 6, 2016

Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041

Service Information

Date: Monday, March 7, 2016

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

St. John Neumann Catholic Church


102 W. Hillside
Laredo, Texas 78041

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, March 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 am

City Cemetery


3200 N Meadow Ave
Laredo, Texas 78040


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Born: January 9, 1921
Died: March 4, 2016

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