He did what was needed before he was asked to do it.

Emilio Rangel Tapia, 50, of Oklahoma City was a customer at the Social Security office. Tapia attended the Tabernacle of Faith Church. A friend said Tapia’s son, Manuel, had come to Oklahoma City from Mexico for his funeral service and to take his body home for burial. A funeral home spokeswoman said Tapia was buried in San Felipe Cemetery in San Felipe, Guanajuato, Mexico.

Field of Empty Chairs

Emilio Tapia
Emilio Tapia
Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building
1st Floor
Social Security Administration

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