Samantha R. Ortega was born in Lubbock, TX on September 25th, 1991 by Patricia and Miguel Ortega. Sam gained her wings January 12th, 2023. A visitation will be held Wednesday January 18, 2023 5-8 p.m. with recitation of rosary beginning at 6 p.m. at Grace Funeral Care 6604 Interstate 27. A celebration of life service will be Thursday January 19, 2023 11 a.m. at Grace Funeral Care. Pastor Josh Lucio, officiating.
She is survived by her three children; Ethan Ortega, Christopher and Alizah Galvan. Her siblings; Gabriel Sanchez, Joe Arellano, Michael Ortega, Ramiro Arellano, Andrew Ortega and Jennifer Ortega, her Father; Miguel Ortega all of Lubbock Texas.
Samantha was a loving mother and aunt to all her nieces and nephews. She was loved by all her family and friends very much. Samantha graduated from Richard Milburn Academy in 2011. Samantha loved to be surrounded by family and friends and constantly talked in a British accent to make us all laugh. She was such a character and went out of her way for everyone. God saw her getting tired with tearful eyes We watched her and saw her pass away and all though we loved her dearly we could not make her stay. When Samantha was around she made anyone and everyone laugh.
Sam loved her co-workers from stripes she made them feel like family and there wasn’t anything she wouldn’t do to make work the best, she loved them all so much. Samantha we pray you watch over us now. We will always hold you close to us and we feel in our hearts you are in a peaceful place with God. Its never a goodbye only a see you later.
We all will miss you and never forget you. You’re loved by so many! May Samantha RIP
Service entrusted to the professionals of Grace Funeral Care Inc.