Ricardo Jimenez, age 65 of Litchfield, MN died on Wednesday May 8, 2019 at the Meeker Manor Rehabilitation Center in Litchfield. A funeral service will be held at 2:30 PM on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Cornerstone Church in Litchfield, MN. Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 2:30 before the service at the church.
Richard Jimenez, the son of Cirilo and Martina (Ramirez) Jimenez was born in El Paso, Texas on February 6, 1954. He was baptized and confirmed at the San Juan Catholic Church in El Paso, TX and received his education at Jefferson High School in El Paso. Richard lived in El Paso, TX until moving to Litchfield in 1976. He worked at Jennie-O, Airtex and Forest Time. Richard enjoyed fishing, casino trips, cruising around, the Dallas Cowboys, spending time with his children, grandkids and friends, sitting around the lake with his friend John and burn cruisin.
Richard is survived by his children Melissa Hansen of Litchfield, MN, Jennifer Magallon of Cokato, MN, Shelly Patzold of Litchfield, MN, Patricia Patzold of Litchfield, MN, Barbie Jimenez of Austin, TX, Carmen Jimenez-Sanchez of Austin, TX and Rebecca Jimenez of El Paso; 16 grandchildren Kaitlyn, Tyler, Andrew, Riley and Brendyn of Minnesota, Isaac, Danielle, Melissa, Matthew, John, Joshua, Delila, Rudy, Fermin, Jesse, Dezaray; and great grandson Joseph-Anthony of Texas; brothers and sisters Romy Sambrano of Dallas, TX, Hector Jimenez of El Paso, TX, Victor Jimenez of El Paso, TX, Isela Jimenez of El Paso, TX, Linda Villa of El Paso, TX and Terry Jimenez of Dallas, TX.
He was preceded in death by his parents Cirilo and Martina; siblings Lucy Jimenez, Olga Jimenez, Alicia Salazar, Juan Jimenez, Raymond Jimenez and Chilo Jimenez.