Donna - Irma Ochoa, 86, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Knapp Medical Center in Weslaco, TX. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Hawkins Funeral Home in Donna.
Irma Ochoa, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2021 at the age of 86. she was born on December 25, 1934 to Antonio Ochoa and Simona Avila Ochoa.
Irma was affectionately known to her friends and coworkers as "Sunshine" because of her illuminating smile which could brighten up a room. She was a kind, gentle and loving daughter, sister, aunt, and friend. She was the quiet one of the family but always ready with a hug, a prayer, and an encouraging spiritual word. she had a calming effect and always looked at people as if they were 'Christmas morning' which made us all feel special. We will all miss her dearly.
Irma was a proud member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Rev. Daniel Tuohy Court #2215 since the beginning of the organization at St. Joseph Church in 1990.
She is preceded in death by her parents and siblings: Minerva O. Cavazos, Hilda O. Perez, Antonio Ochoa Jr., Alejandro Ochoa and Maria Luisa Ochoa. She is survived by her brother Juan Alberto Ochoa and numerous nieces and nephews.
Viewing and visitation will be at Hawkins Funeral Home on Thursday, September 30, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with a Rosary beginning at 7 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, October 1, 2021 at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Weslaco at 10 a.m. and burial will be at the Donna City Cemetery where she will be laid to rest.
Adios decimos cuando nos vamos
Adios amigos, adios hermanos
Hasta la vista, o hasta luego
Hasta muy pronto, y hay nos vemos
Y a todo el mundo con dulce voz
Me despido y les digo adios
May you Rest In Peace Tia Irma
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