Tony Ramos

KSCB News - March 21, 2011 12:00 am

Tony Ramos, age 71 of Ulysses, Kansas , died Friday, March 18, 2011 at his home in Ulysses, Kansas . He was born May 7, 1939 in Zacatecas , Mexico , the son of Cirilo and Maria (Dominguez) Ramos.

Tony moved to Ulysses in 1961. On June 25, 1987, he married Geneva Pauda. Tony worked at Ulysses Co-op for 33 years in the feed mill, mixing feed. He was a member of Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church and enjoyed doing yard work.

He is survived by his wife, Geneva of the home; five sons, Raul Ramos of Lincoln, Nebraska, Adam Pauda of Ulysses, Kansas, David Ramos of Ulysses, Kansas, Isaac Pauda of Ulysses, Kansas, Antonio Ramos of Garden City, Kansas; nine daughters, Rosa Anguiano of Ulysses, Kansas, Toni Mendoza of Ulysses, Kansas, Mary Ramos of Denver, Colorado, Eva Devora of Ulysses, Kansas, Irene Garcia of Ulysses, Kansas, Esther Aguilera of Garden City, Kansas, Nora Garcia of Ulysses, Kansas, Amy Ramos of Ulysses, Lillie Ramos of Ulysses, Kansas; siblings, Simona Devora of Ulysses, Kansas, Elida Torres of Ulysses, Kansas, Refugio Ramos of Ulysses, Kansas, Felix Ramos, Tereso Ramos, Hilario Ramos, Dominga Ramos, Consuelo Ramos, all of Durango, Mexico; 34 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Tony was preceded in death by his parents, and six siblings Roberto, Ismael, Florencio, Adrian, Catalina and Efren.

Vigil service will be held Monday, March 21, 2011 at 7:00 PM and funeral mass will be held Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 10:00 AM both at the Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses, Kansas with Reverend Trong Binh Tran officiating. Interment will follow at the Ulysses Cemetery . Friends may call Sunday, March 20, 2011 from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM and Monday, March 21, 2011 from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses. Memorial contributions may be given to the Tony Ramos memorial fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave , Ulysses , KS 67880 .