Cruz Angel Ramirez, 40, died Monday Oct. 29, 2018, at his home in Garden City, Kan.

He was born Oct. 12, 1978, in Weslaco, Texas, to Cruz Pedro and Maria de Jesus (Salazar) Ramirez. He married Dorothy SanJuan in Garden City in 1999. They later divorced but remained good friends.

He is survived by his father; three children, Nicholas, Daisy and Hailey Ramirez; and three siblings, Steven Ramirez, Peter Ramirez and Krystal Urteaga.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

The family suggests memorials to the Cruz Angel Ramirez Memorial Fund. There will be no services held but condolences may be posted at