A Mass of Christian burial for lifelong Lamar resident, Jesse A. Ramirez will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Mariusz Wirkowski as celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the mass at the church at 9:30AM. Burial will follow at Fairmount Cemetery.
Visitation for Jesse will be held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 3:00PM until 7:00PM at the Peacock Family Chapel.
Jesse was born on March 15, 1925 at Lamar, Colorado to Fidencio and Carmen (Alvarez) Ramirez and passed away on April 10, 2017 at his home in Lamar with his family by his side at the age of 92.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Lena Ramirez; sons, Edward Ramirez and Fredrick Ramirez; daughter, Jessica Ramirez; daughter-in-law, Hortencia Ramirez, his sisters, Antonia Perez, Magdelena Ramirez and Lupe Ramirez and his great-grandson, Michael Andrew Marston.
Jesse is survived by his children, Danny (Carmen) Ramirez of Rocky Ford, CO, Mary (Doug) Marston of Lamar, Andrew (Toni) Ramirez of Littleton, CO, Martin Ramirez of Rosehill, KS, Judy (Allen Andrade) Ramirez and Barbara Ramirez all of Lamar, seventeen grandchildren, twenty-two great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and many friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic church either direct or in care of the funeral home office.
Services are under the direction of the Peacock Family.