Official Obituary of

Irma Cruz

August 23, 1938 ~ February 26, 2024 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Irma Cruz Obituary

Irma Cruz, a cherished resident of Indian Head, Maryland, departed this life on February 26, 2024, surrounded by her beloved family.

She was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico.  She was the daughter of the late Lola Collazo and Ismael Tirado.  Irma relocated to Washington, DC where she met and married the love of her life, Jaime Cruz.

A dedicated professional, Irma concluded her career at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, MD.

Irma's passions in life extended beyond her professional endeavors; she found immense joy in family, dancing, cooking, and the companionship of her dear dog Teddy.

She is survived by her children Bill, Margie, and Brenda; grandchildren Katherine, Billy, Jacob, Jenny, Michael, Lisa, Christina, Stephanie, Alex, and Sierra; along with 13 great-grandchildren.
Additionally, she leaves behind her brother Pedro and is fondly remembered by several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.

Irma is predeceased by her husband Jaime Cruz, son Jaime Cruz Jr., grandson Anthony David, sisters Iris, Delia, Norma, and brother Ismael Jr.

Visitation to pay respects is scheduled for Monday, March 11, 2024, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Williams Funeral Home in Indian Head, MD.  The Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, March
12, 2024, at 10:00 AM at St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Catholic Church in Indian Head, MD, followed by internment at Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton, MD.

In remembrance of Irma Cruz, may she rest in eternal peace, and may her legacy of love and family endure in the hearts of those who knew and loved her.

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March 11, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Williams Funeral Home, P.A.
4270 Hawthorne Rd
Indian Head, MD 20640

Funeral Mass
March 12, 2024

10:00 AM
St. Mary's Star of the Sea Catholic Church
30 Mattingly Avenue
Indian Head, MD 20640


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