Ricardo Cruz-Jimenez…March 31, 1948 – October 8, 2017


Funeral services are pending for Ricardo Jimenez Cruz.

Ricardo Cruz-Jimenez was born on March 31, 1948 in Tierra Blanca Gto., Mexico to Agapito and Susanna (Jimenez) Cruz Gonzales. He passed away on October 8, 2017 in McClave, Colorado at the age of 69 due to an automobile accident.

Ricardo’s life was his family and always ensuring that he provided for them. He worked as a farm laborer his entire life.  Ricardo took great pride in being able to help area farmers with their crops and livestock.  When he was not working he was able to spend time with his wife, children, and grandchildren which he loved so dearly.

Ricardo is survived by his wife, Ana Maria Cruz Perez; son, Hector Cruz; daughters, Frajedis Cruz, Carolina Cruz, Anjelica Cruz, Sara Cruz and Susana Cruz; mother, Susana Jimenez all of Mexico; brothers, Jose Cruz, Guadalupe Cruz both of Mexico, and Florencio Cruz of Wiley, Colorado; sisters, Florencia Cruz, Mariana Cruz, Luisa Cruz, Paula Cruz and Candida Cruz all of Mexico; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews of Mexico, Wiley, Colorado, Nevada, and California; as well as a host of friends.

He is preceded in death by his father, Agapito Cruz Gonzales.

Memorial contributions may be made to Horber Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 431, Las Animas, Colorado 81054.

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