Overcast
31°FOvercastFull Forecast

Benito Ramirez Marquez

Published: Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT
Caption
Benito Ramirez Marquez

STERLING – Benito Ramirez Marquez, 23, of Sterling, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013.

He was born July 13, 1989, in Los Angeles, the son of Javier Ramirez and Raquel Marquez. He was a graduate of Sterling High School.

Survivors include his mother, Raquel (Severino) Lagunas; his maternal grandmother, Carmen Ramirez; a sister, Jacqueline (Armando) Moreno; and three brothers, Javier (Desirae) Ramirez Marquez, Jesus Lagunas and Felipe Lagunas, all of Sterling.

Visitation will be held from 9 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling, followed by celebration of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.

McDonald Funeral Homes is handling arrangements.

Get breaking news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from Sauk Valley Media!

More News

National video



Reader Poll

There’s a movement afoot in the Illinois Legislature to name former President Barack Obama’s birthday (Aug. 4) as a legal holiday in Illinois. What do you think?
Good idea
Bad idea
Not sure
No opinion