Gabriela Valdez, 45 years old, of Fairmont City, IL died on Monday, October 19, 2020 at her home.
She was born on April 20, 1975 in Mexico to Agustin Ramirez and Teresa Hernandez-Garcia.
Gabriela married Ricardo Valdez, Sr in Owosso, MI on December 17, 2003. He preceded her in death on September 16, 2020.
The loving mother and grandmother was a member of the Great Light Christian Center in Washington Park, IL. She enjoyed flower gardening and cooking.
Besides her father, Gabriela is survived by 4 daughters: Soledad Valdez of East St. Louis, IL, Vanessa Valdez of East St. Louis, IL, Noela Valdez of East St. Louis, IL and Faith Valdez of East St. Louis, IL; a son, Abraham Valdez of East St. Louis, IL; a step-daughter, Veronica (Juan) Guzman of Grand Rapids, MI; 2 step-sons: Ricardo, Jr (Dalia) Valdez of San Antonio, TX and Emilio (Gina) Valdez of San Antonio, TX; 13 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. Also surviving are 5 brothers: Macario Ramirez, Sergio Ramirez, Agustin Ramirez, Eduardo Ramirez and Alejandro Ramirez and a sister, Maria Del Refugio Ramirez.
Gabriela is preceded in death by her husband and mother.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. on Friday, October 23, 2020 at Great Light Christian Center in Washington Park, IL.
Professional services entrusted to the care of Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory in Granite City, IL.
Online guestbook and obituary available at www.wojstrom.com