The El Paso Municipal Police Officers’ Association sadly announces the passing of retired Detective Medardo Ortiz Jr., #67, who passed away on February 11, 2019 at the age of 84. (Ret.) Det. Ortiz served with the El Paso Police Department for 22+ years, from February 1958 until his retirement in September 1980.
Funeral Services for (Ret.) Detective Medardo Ortiz Jr. are as follows:
-Thursday, February 14, 2019:
-Visitation from 5:00 - 7:00 PM with a Rosary at 7:00 PM, at Funeraria Del Angel Central (Martin Funeral Home), 3839 Montana Ave. .
-Friday, February 15, 2019:
-Funeral Mass at 11:30 AM at Santo Nino De Atocha Catholic Church, 210 S. Clark St..
-Following the funeral Mass, there will be a procession from the church to Ft. Bliss National Cemetery, 5200 Fred Wilson Ave., for a Committal Service at 1:00 PM.
Retired Detective Medardo Ortiz Jr. will receive Retired Police Honors.
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association offers our most sincere condolences and asks that you please keep the entire Ortiz Family in your thoughts and prayers.