Obit: Charlie Ortiz

Obit: Charlie Ortiz

June 10th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Charlie Javier Ortiz, 55, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2012.Mr. Ortiz was born in Lajas, Puerto Rico, to the late Ramon Ortiz and Carmen Pagan. He was the former owner of Southern Automotive Machine Shop in Fort Payne, Ala. He is survived by his wife, Lisa Ortiz; daughters, Elizabeth Ortiz (of the home) and Vivian Medina; son, Charlie Ortiz Jr.; mother, Carmen Pagan Bermudez; four grandchildren and brother and sisters.The family will receive friends at Hamilton Funeral Home from 5:30-7:30 p.m. (EDT) Monday, June 11.Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga; 4411 Oakwood Drive; Chattanooga, TN 37416 or the American Cancer Society.Condolences and memories may be shared by visiting www.hamiltonfhofchattanooga.com.Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike. 423-531-3975