Ofelia Esparza, 87, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. Ofelia was born in Nixon, Texas November 13, 1929, to Jose and Juanita Ramos.

She is preceded in death by her son, Nick Esparza Jr., a brother, Joe Ramos and a great-grandson, Nicholas Downs Jr.

Ofelia is survived by her daughter Diana and Phillip Downs of Waxahachie, son George and Delores Esparza of Red Oak, son, Oscar and Lisa Esparza of Tampa, Florida, daughter, Melinda Fitts of Garland, a brother, Louis and Angelica Garcia of Waxahachie, and sister-in-law, Erika Ramos of Waxahachie.

Visitation 4- 7:30 Tuesday, October 17, 2017, Waxahachie Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at 10:30 am, House of Praise, 1264 N Interstate Hwy 35E. Interment following at Gateway Cemetery.