MISSION – Juan Pablo “La Cuca” Ramirez, 74, passed away on Sept. 14, 2017, at his home in Mission.
Mr. Ramirez was born in Mission on June 26, 1943, to Juan and Atanacia L. Ramirez. He migrated with his family to Hoopeston, Ill., throughout his youth. He retired after 38 years working with the City of Mission’s Parks & Recreation and Streets Departments.
Survivors include his daughters, Maria Alicia Ramirez, Estela Guerrero and Leticia Flores; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, Daniel Ramirez; his parents; and siblings, Daniel Cisneros, Ernesto Torres and Josefina Flores.
A funeral mass was held on Sept. 18 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at Catholic Cemetery in Mission.
Pallbearers were Sebastián Guerrero, Israel Flores, Aarón Guerrero, Raúl Valdez, Santos Camargo Jr. and John Beltrán.