Jose Louis “Joselito” Ramos Jr., 32, of Pinson, AL, formerly of Wellington, IL, passed away on Wednesday August 15, 2018. He was born December 7, 1985, in Chicago, IL, the son of Jose Louis and Sherry Katherine (Landram) Ramos Sr., who survive in Wellington, IL. He married Desiree Elise Solis on April 1, 2006 in Milford, IL. She survives in Pinson, AL.
He is also survived by two daughters, Trinidy Tess Ramos and Annelise Athena Rae Ramos; two sons, Jose Louis Ramos III and Gabriel Austin McKelvey; 8 sisters, April Ramos, Samantha (Daniel) Oikion, Dianna Irizarry, Bianca (Juan) Martinez, Felisha Ramos, Ala Ramos, Mariah Ramos, and Lilliana Ramos; 5 brothers, Joseph Kraus, Eric (Amanda) Ramos, Joey Lee Miranda, Nico Ramos, and Carlos Ramos; and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his mother-in-law, Diana Solis.
Jose owned his own diesel mechanic company, Diesel 911, for many years. He served in the United States Navy from May 2006 – November 2010, where he served as a chef. He enjoyed bowling, cooking, golfing, and riding his motorcycle. He also enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting, and traveling.
A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Thursday August 23, 2018 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL. The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 1:00 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home, with Father Thomas Gibson officiating. Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, IL. Military rites will be accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post 384.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice or to a fund that has been set up for his children at First Financial Bank 323 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL 60942.
Please visit www.anderson-funeral-home.com to view Jose’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.
Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.