Cover photo for Manuel Ortega's Obituary
Manuel Ortega Profile Photo
1951 Manuel 2020

Manuel Ortega

June 8, 1951 — December 1, 2020

Manuel Ortega, 69, of Monahans, Texas passed away on December 1, 2020 in Odessa, Texas. Manuel was born in Colorado City to Felis Ortega.

Manuel is preceded in death by mother Felis Ortega, son Sammy Ortega, and grandsons Raul Ortega and Dominque Ortega.

Manuel is survived by children Sylvia Lucero, Steven Ortega, Tanya Ortega, Saul Ortega, and Sanya Ortega; Brothers Tony Martinez and wife Margie, Frank Ontiveros and Mark Ontiveros, sisters Ramona Martinez, Maria Carrasco, Linda Wafer and husband Lorenzo and Endora Ontiveros; 10 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and various nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers for the service will be Saul Ortega, Rick Anderson, Jesus Gonzales, Alec Gonzales, Miguel Gonzales, Adrian Santiago, and Oscar Espino.

Visitation will be Friday December 4, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Harkey Funeral Home.

Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday December 7, 2020 at St. John’s Evangelist Catholic Church with father Allan Olouch officiating. Burial will follow at Monahans Memorial Cemetery.

The family of Manuel wishes to extend our sincere thanks to medical staff of Medical Center Hospital and Father Allan Olouch.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Manuel Ortega, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, December 4, 2020

1:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Mass

Monday, December 7, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

St. John Evangelist Catholic Church

500 S Ike Ave, Monahans, TX 79756

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 14

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree