Antonio "Tony" Ramos obituary: Antonio "Tony" Ramos's Obituary, Topeka

In Memory Of
Antonio "Tony" Ramos
1931 - 2023

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Obituary photo of Antonio "Tony" Ramos, Topeka-KS

In Memory Of
Antonio "Tony" Ramos
1931 - 2023

Antonio “Tony” Ramos, 92, of Topeka, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2023.

He was born June 13, 1931, in Hutchinson, Kansas, the son of Estanislao and Mary (Cavello) Ramos. He graduated from Hutchinson High School. Tony attended Washburn University and graduated with an Associate Degree.

Tony joined the United States Navy 1948 and proudly served for twenty years. He earned the rank of Chief Yeoman. He looked forward to his annual Navy reunion and enjoyed visiting with other service members and their families.

He married Shelia R. Ramos on April 16, 1966 in Colorado Springs, Co. They met while he was serving in the Navy and Sheila was serving in the Army and both were stationed in Colorado Springs. They would eventually move back to Hutchinson, Kansas. They welcomed two children, Lisa and Tonya. Prior to his marriage to Shelia, Tony had three children, Robert, Toni and Andra. They became a loving family of seven.

Tony was a simple man that loved to spend time with his family and friends. One of his favorite things to do was go to his grandchildren’s sporting events and cheer them on. He also enjoyed getting together with his friends to have a beer, usually at his favorite spots, the Pizza Parlor and 20’s West. He enjoyed traveling to Kentucky to see family with his wife and children. Tony also enjoyed reading, watching Western movies and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs.

He leaves behind his wife, Shelia R. Ramos; children, Andra D. Ramos, Lisa Ramos and Tonya West; eleven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his children, Robert A. Ramos and Toni D. Sanchez; his parents and siblings, Joe A. Ramos, Rose Mary Valdez and Larry Ramos.

A memorial ceremony will be held at 11:00 am., Monday, December 4, 2023, at Mount Hope Funeral Chapel, 4700 SW 17th , Topeka, Kansas 66604. His family will greet relatives and friends one hour prior to the service. Military Honors and a graveside service will follow the memorial service at Mount Hope Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Hands Humane Society 5720 SW 21st, Topeka, KS 66604.

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Tony's service will be livestreamed at the scheduled service time. Click Here to view the service.


Antonio “Tony” Ramos, 92, of Topeka, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2023.

He was born June 13, 1931, in Hutchinson, Kansas, the son of Estanislao and Mary (Cavello) Ramos. He graduated from Hutchinson High School. Tony attended Washburn University and graduated with an Associate Degree.

Tony joined the United States Navy 1948 and proudly served for twenty years. He earned the rank of Chief Yeoman. He looked forward to his annual Navy reunion and enjoyed visiting with other service members and their families.

He married Shelia R. Ramos on April 16, 1966 in Colorado Springs, Co. They met while he was serving in the Navy and Sheila was serving in the Army and both were stationed in Colorado Springs. They would eventually move back to Hutchinson, Kansas. They welcomed two children, Lisa and Tonya. Prior to his marriage to Shelia, Tony had three children, Robert, Toni and Andra. They became a loving family of seven.

Tony was a simple man that loved to spend time with his family and friends. One of his favorite things to do was go to his grandchildren’s sporting events and cheer them on. He also enjoyed getting together with his friends to have a beer, usually at his favorite spots, the Pizza Parlor and 20’s West. He enjoyed traveling to Kentucky to see family with his wife and children. Tony also enjoyed reading, watching Western movies and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs.

He leaves behind his wife, Shelia R. Ramos; children, Andra D. Ramos, Lisa Ramos and Tonya West; eleven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his children, Robert A. Ramos and Toni D. Sanchez; his parents and siblings, Joe A. Ramos, Rose Mary Valdez and Larry Ramos.

A memorial ceremony will be held at 11:00 am., Monday, December 4, 2023, at Mount Hope Funeral Chapel, 4700 SW 17th , Topeka, Kansas 66604. His family will greet relatives and friends one hour prior to the service. Military Honors and a graveside service will follow the memorial service at Mount Hope Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Hands Humane Society 5720 SW 21st, Topeka, KS 66604.

To share a memory of Antonio or leave a special message for his family, please click the Share Memories button above.

Tony's service will be livestreamed at the scheduled service time. Click Here to view the service.


Services & Gatherings

Visitation

Monday, December 4, 2023 from 10:00am to 11:00am
Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel
4700 SW 17th
Topeka, KS 66604
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Memorial Service

Monday, December 4, 2023 at 11:00am
Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel
4700 SW 17th
Topeka, KS 66604
Directions & Map

Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home (785-354-8558) is assisting the family

Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home (785-354-8558) is assisting the family

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