Ricardo "Richie" Prieto, 36, died Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Lakin.
He was born Sept. 21, 1981, in Garden City to Leobardo Elias and Bertha Estela (Balderrama) Prieto.
On June 25, 2005, he married Suzana Chavez in Garden City. She survives.
He graduated from Garden City High School. He worked for Black Hills Energy for seven years and most recently for Sunflower Electric for three years. His hobbies included caring for his family, beloved pets and animals, plants and his ranch.
He is survived by his wife, Suzana Prieto of the home; his daughters, Jimena Alyna and Yulissa Victoria Prieto, of the home; his parents, Leobardo and Bertha Prieto of Garden City; his siblings, Leo Prieto of Kansas City, Mo., Lizet (Aaron) Ledesma of Shawnee, and Elias Prieto of Garden City; his grandfather, Santiago Balderrama of Garden City; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
Mass of the Resurrection will be 2 p.m. Friday at St. Mary Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery.
Visitation will be 9 a.m. to noon Friday at Garnand Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to the Prieto Children Education Fund, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.
Condolences may be posted at garnandfuenralhomes.com.