Otilia ‘Tillie’ Ramos


July 5, 1921 - May 8, 2009



Otilia “Tillie” Ramos of Waukesha died Friday, May 8, 2009, at LindenGrove Health and Rehabilitation Center at age 87. Tillie was born in Dolores, Texas, on July 5, 1921, the daughter of Guadalupe and Juanita Gomez.


She was a member of St. William Catholic Church and was a supervisor of housekeeping at Waukesha Memorial Hospital for 26 years, retiring in 1993. She was preceded in death by her husband, John, in 1999.


Tillie will be deeply missed by her son, Manuel “Manny” Flores of Waukesha; granddaughters, Carrie Ann Meyer of Chicago and Nicole (Dan) Green of Dousman; great-granddaughters, Hayley and Morgan Green; brother-in-law, Geronimo “Gerry” Cortez of Waukesha; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


Visitation for Tillie will be held from 2 p.m. until the 4 p.m. funeral Mass on Thursday, May 14, at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Entombment will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, May 15, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Waukesha.


Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services is serving the family. For further information, call 542-6609 or for an online obituary, directions or to leave a condolence, go to www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com.