February 3, 1953 – April 5, 2019
Ramiro M. Camacho, 66, of Yakima, Washington, passed away peacefully at Cottage in the Meadow surrounded by his mother, children, and family on April 5, 2019. Ramiro was born on February 3, 1953 to Baldomero and Remidios in El Guayabo, Guanajuato, Mexico.
Ramiro was blessed with a large and loving family. He is survived by his wife, Laura Camacho (Briceno) of 10 years. His children include daughters, Micaela (David) Casimiro, Rosalia (Jonathan) Felan, Edith (Miguel) Zambrano; sons, Ramiro “Junior” Camacho, Jose (Lissette) Camacho, Baldomero Camacho, Edgar (Michele) Camacho, Ramiro Camacho, Uriel Camacho, Omar Camacho, Israel Salamanca and Abraham Salamanca. His siblings include brothers Humberto (Maria Esther), Juvencio, Guillermo (Esperanza), Hector (Lucia), Homero (Selene), Fredy (Verenice), Gustavo (Alma Rosa), Saul (Isela); sisters Olga (Gillermo), Leticia (Ramon), Lorena (Juan Manuel), Gloria (David), Nancy (Roman) and many loving grandchildren and one great grandchild, nieces, nephews and extended family. Ramiro was a loving father, husband, grandfather, great-grandfather, son, brother, and friend to everyone. Ramiro is preceded in death by his father Baldomero Camacho, sister Aracely Camacho, stepson Cuauhtémoc Camacho Salamanca and stepdaughter Sofia Camacho Salamanca.
He worked in the agricultural industry for 30 years; for many years’ he worked for Weippert Orchard Maple Leaf Orchard in Wapato. He was a simple man who enjoyed the little things in life; spending time with his family brought such joy to him. He enjoyed watching soccer and football games on T.V. He had an infectious smile and laugh that will remembered by all, even in his final days you would never see him without a smile. Anyone who knew him would say that he had a great sense of humor from cracking jokes to singing random songs just to make them laugh. His grandchildren would refer to him as Grandpa Lami or Grandpa Pickle. He loved all his children unconditionally and encouraged them to do their best in life.
A special thank you to the staff at North Star Lodge, Virginia Mason Memorial, and Cottage in the Meadows in Yakima for their loving care throughout these last 3 months and support during his final days. Also, the family would like to extend their sincerest gratitude towards Langevin El Paraiso Funeral Home for being very accommodating and understanding during this difficult time.
Visitation will be from 4:00 until 8:00 PM. at Langevin El Paraiso Funeral Home on Monday, April 8. Funeral services for Ramiro will be at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Yakima on Tuesday, April 9 11:00 AM. Ramiro will be laid to rest at the Calvary Cemetery in Yakima, Washington.
“And think of him as living in the hearts of those he touched…..for nothing loved is ever lost and he was loved so much.”
- Visitation Monday, April 8, 2019
- Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, April 9, 2019
- Committal Service Thursday, April 11, 2019
- Committal Service