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James David Ramirez

December 31, 1966 ~ June 29, 2019 (age 52)

James David Ramirez, 52, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 4:11 P.M. June 29, 2019 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born December 31, 1966 in Los Angeles, California to the late Joseph Ernest and Myrtle Inez (Nelson) Ramirez.

In addition to his mother, James is survived by his wife, Peggy McCormick of Mount Vernon, Illinois; stepchildren, Rose Haile and husband, Rusty of Keenes, Illinois, Alex McCormick and wife, Alyssa of Mount Vernon, Illinois, and Sandy McCormick of Mount Vernon, Illinois; five step-grandchildren; brothers, Russell Dale Ramirez of Mount Vernon, Illinois and Raymond Lee Ramirez of Mount Vernon, Illinois; sisters, Rachel Windsheimer of Boca Raton, Florida and Anita Flota of Mount Vernon, Illinois; and several nieces and nephews.

James served in the United States Navy and the United States Marines. He was loved and will be dearly missed by all that knew him.

A Visitation will be held from Wednesday, July 3, 2019 from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the family in care of Peggy McCormick

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