October 3, 2013

Juan Ramirez

Misty Watson

— Mr. Juan Ramirez, 72, passed away at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013.

Mr. Ramirez is preceded in death by his wife, Esther Ramirez; daughter, Delia Perez; and son, Juan Ramirez Jr.

He is survived by one daughter, Sonia Ayala of Chatsworth; stepdaughter, Amparo Rodriguez of Texas; grandchildren, Justin Ayala of New York, Elizabeth and Scottie Young of Chatsworth, Luciana Perez of Chatsworth; great-grandson Christopher Perez; several brothers and sisters and dear friends Charlotte and Ralph Waite; son-in-law Keith Waite; pastor, Mr. and Mrs. Juan Blanco and church family; many beloved nieces and nephews.

The funeral for Mr. Ramirez will be Saturday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Shawn Chapman Funeral Home with the Rev. Juan Blanco officiating.

The family will receive friends today from 6 to 9 p.m.

 Interment will be at Holly Creek Church Cemetery.

Arrangements made with integrity by Shawn Chapman Funeral Home, Cremations and Monuments, 2362 Highway 76, Chatsworth (www:shawnchapmanfh.com).