LAKIN - Mary H. Ramos Perez, age 84, died Dec. 10, 2019, in Las Vegas NV. Mary was born Jan. 28, 1935, in Lakin to Jose and Jiennie Hernandez Ramos. Mary and her husband Valentine eloped to Cimarron, marrying in the Catholic church soon after, on Oct. 1, 1952, in Lakin.

Survivors incudes; three sons-, Joseph Perez of Las Vegas, NV, Chris Perez of Overland Park KS, and Anthony Perez of Phoenix AZ; four brothers-, Joe Ramos and Pete Ramos of Lakin and Tony Ramos and Bob Ramos of Garden City, five sisters, Christine Escalada and Josephine Gunter of Garden City, Pauline Neff of Lakin, and Elva Escalada and Frances Gonzalez of Wichita KS. Mary was grandmother to six, great grandmother to twelve and recenty great-great grandmother to a baby girl. Mary was preceded in death by her husband Valentine, who died five months ago. Her parents Jose and Jiennie Ramos and two infant siblings, Frances and Pete Ramos.

Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. on Dec. 18. Funeral Mass will be on Dec. 19, at 10 a.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Lakin KS, with Rev Peter Tran as celebrant. Burial will be at Lakin Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to St Anthony Catholic Church in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday at Garnand Funeral Home in Lakin. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com