Oscar Ramirez Marquez died on April 11 surrounded by his family in Watsonville.
Mr. Ramirez cherished family time and was an avid Raiders fan. He always enjoyed listening to oldies and he motivated people to overcome gang violence and drug abuse.
Mr. Ramirez is survived by his parents; Martin Ramirez and Cleotilde Marquez and his siblings; Cesar and Nohemi Ramirez Marquez.
A memorial service will be held April 26 from 3-9 p.m. at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel.
Arrangements have been entrusted in the care of The Carroll Family of Ave Maria Memorial Chapel, www.avemariamemorialchapel.com.