Dolores Zeledòn Ortiz, 94, passed away peacefully of natural causes on Thursday, March 25. Dolores was born on July 19, 1926, in San Josè, Costa Rica.
Our dearest Lola’s love knew no boundaries. Above all, she treasured her family and embraced every moment with them. Her faith in God guided her life. Loli had a loving-kindness for all she met, and her home and heart were always open to family, friends, and strangers alike.
Dolores married Josè Martin Ortiz, Sr. they were married 71 glorious years. Dolores was preceded in death by her son Josè Martin Ortiz, Jr. And her husband Josè Martin Ortiz, Sr. She is survived by sons, Josè Angel(Elizabeth) and Mario Alberto, daughter María Cristina Cortès Ortiz(Eduardo), and brother Carlos Zeledòn.
Dolores was affectionately known as “Loli” to 8 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Tharp-Sontheimer-Tharp, 1600 N. Causeway Blvd., Metairie on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at 12:00 noon with visitation beginning at 10:00 am. Inurnment private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Neurofibromatosis National Foundation in the name of Josè Martin Ortiz, Jr.
Click here to view a webcast of the service on 3/30/2021 at 11:55 AM, Central Standard Time.
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