Gerardo A. “Lalo” Ramirez, 25, died Aug. 19, 2019, in Finney County. He was born March 29, 1994, in El Paso, Texas, to Serapio and Guadalupe (Rendon) Ramirez.
Lalo was born in El Paso and moved to Garden City with his family in 1999. He attended Garden City High School. He worked at Old Chicago and Pie Five as a chef.
He is survived by his parents, Serapio and Guadalupe Ramirez of Garden City; siblings, Jose Rodriguez Jr. of El Paso, Rene Rodriguez of El Paso, Luz Elena Ramirez of Garden City and Cesar Antonio Ramirez of Garden City; and godparents Aracely Romo and Alberto Lares of Garden City.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Elena Estrada, Manuel Rendon and Domitila Chavez; and his aunt, Alejandra Ramirez.
A Rosary will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday and a funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, both at Iglesia Luterana Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, 518 N. 11th St., Garden City. Calling hours will be from 9 a.m. to the Rosary on Tuesday and 9 a.m. to the funeral on Wednesday, also at the Iglesia Luterana Sagrado Corazon de Jesus.
The family request memorials be given to the Gerardo Ramirez Memorial Fund in care of Garnand Funeral of Garden City. Condolences may be posted to garnandfuneralhomes.com.