Connie M. Ramirez Palacios

Connie M. Ramirez Palacios, 74, died Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, KS.  She was born February 20, 1946 the daughter of Santiago & Luisa (Navaro) Ramirez  in Garden City, KS. Connie was born and raised in Garden City. She had worked in housekeeping at nursing homes and the hospital.


Survivors include her children Brenda Ortegon and fiancée Jason Drees of Garden City, KS, Rosa Castorena of Liberal, KS, Rhonda Torres of Garden City, KS, Mattie Estrada of Dalhart, Texas, William Hernandez and his wife Crystal C. Hernandez of Seattle, WA, Joe Padilla of Garden City, KS.; siblings-Delores Pena of Garden City, KS, Rose Gonzales of Garden City, KS., and James Ramirez of Topeka, KS; 31 grandchildren and 42 great grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings-Mary Lou Baca,  Lupe Minjarez and Josie Otero and great grandson, Aiden Jorge Ortegon.


A Liturgical Service will be held 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020 at St. Mary Catholic Church of Garden City, KS., with  the service on the Garnand Funeral Home Facebook Live and with Father Jacob Schneider as Celebrant. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Connie M Ramirez Palacios Memorial Fund In Care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N Seventh St., Garden City, KS  67846. Condolences may be posted www.garnandfuneralhomes.com