Mr. Ector H. Orta was 63 yrs. of age.
He worked for The University Of Texas maintenance dept. for 31years. He loved playing softball, fishing,and taking care of his dogs and chickens. He also loved getting up early on Saturdays to go to flea markets and garage sales with his wife.
However his best times were with his family and friends.
Mr. Orta is survived by his wife of 10 years, Ermila Orta; daughters: Irene Orta (Frank Ramos) and Stephanie Orta; stepsons: Alan Perez and Angel Apolinar; grandchildren: Frankie Ramos III and Penelope and Axel Werth; sisters: Peggy Franks (Rich Franks), Christina Rodriguez and Tomasita Pena (Franco Pena); brothers: Tony Orta (Mary Orta), Jeffery Carmon (Carol Carmon) and Andrew Orta; nieces: Indi-Rae Orta, Bianca Albarez, Jasmine Rodriguez, Janie Orta and Gracie and Carly Carmon; nephews: Justin Rodriguez, Cody Carmon and Andrew and Luis Pena. He is also survived by his stepmother, Felipa Orta and his aunt Ines Benavides and his uncle Ray Orta (Orfelinda Orta).
Ector was preceded in death by his mother, Irene Herrera; father, Manuel S. Orta; adoptive parents, Alfonso and Socorro Orta; brothers, Lupe Orta and Martin Orta Jr.; grandparents, Martin and Stephanie Orta, and Julian and Ignacia Herrera.
Honored to serve as pall bearers are Justin Rodriguez, Ray Orta, Eladio Romero Jr., Andrew Pena, Franco Pena, Richard Benavides Jr., Jeffery Carmon and Rich Franks (alternate).