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“Danny, Brandon & Family We were very sorry to hear of the passing of your father. Please knowthat your in our thoughts and prayers at this most...Read More »
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DANIEL "DAN" ALFRED RAMIREZ PASSED AWAY ON JANUARY 31, 2017, SURROUNDED BY FAMILY.
DAN WAS BORN ON AUGUST 6, 1943 IN SUPERIOR, ARIZONA TO ROBERT F. RAMIREZ AND ALEXANDRA QUIROZ.

DAN ATTENDED INDIO HIGH SCHOOL. AFTER HIGH SCHOOL HE JOINED THE UNITED STATES
NAVY AND SERVED ON THE USS RODCHESTER ( A HEAVY CRUISER), AND THE USS YORK
TOWNE (A AIRCRAFT CARRIER). WHILE SERVING ON THE USS YORK TOWNE HE PARTICIPATED
IN THE ATOM BOMB TESTING IN THE CHRISTMAS ISLANDS IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC.

AFTER BEING HONORABLY DISCHARGED FROM THE NAVY HE WAS EMPLOYED BY MC DONALD
DOUGLAS IN LONG BEACH, CA. LATER HE WORKED FOR COORS DISTRIBUTING COMPANY IN INDIO. IN 1974 HE STARTED HIS OWN SERVICE BUSINESS (RAMCO). HE WAS SELF EMPLOYED FOR THE NEXT 40 YRS UNTIL HE RETIRED. DAN ENJOYED FAMILY GET TOGETHERS, AND BAR-B-Q FOR ALL THE FAMILY TO ENJOY HIS CULINARY SKILLS. HE ALSO ENJOYED SHARING STORIES WITH PEOPLE.

DAN IS SURVIVED BY HIS CHILDREN TAMMY ESPINOZA, DANIEL, JR., BRANDON( GAYSLA),
5 GRANDCHILDREN AND SIX GREAT GRANCHILDREN. HE LEAVES HIS BROTHERS ROBERT(MARTHA), AND EDWARD AND SISTER BETTY YOUNG(KEITH).

DAN WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS WIFE RAE JEAN RAMIREZ, PARENTS ROBERT AND ALEXANDRA RAMIREZ AND SISTERS OLIVIA AND ROSEMARY.

SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI CATHOLIC CHURCH IN LA QUINTA, ON FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, VIEWING AT 9:00AM AND A MASS AT 10:OO AM, INTERMENT TO
FOLLOW7 AT COACHELLA VALLEY CEMETERY IN COACHELLA.

FITZHENRY-WIEFELS MORTUARY – INDIO,CA. ENTRUSTED WITH ARRANGEMENTS.