Life Story / Obituary
On October 31, 2019, Ramiro Jose Mireles, loving father, adored little brother and cherished son, passed unexpectedly at the age of 26.
Ramiro is a Holland, MI native, he lived half of his adventurous life on 18th street and the second half in Laketown Township with his family. He was a handyman and skilled carpenter, always doing a favor. Ramiro loved his family more than anything in the world and he was always reminding them of how proud he was of them. There wasn’t a soul that he couldn’t charm and a frown that he couldn’t crack. Ramiro always thought of everyone before himself and he was an extreme advocate for his friends and family. A natural leader with massive sarcasm and wit, he was the man of the crowd. Ramiro had a voice and a way with word’s that had everyone listening and his last words will always be cherished.
Mr. Mireles is survived by a large loving family including his son, Emancio Mireles; parents, Jose and Diana Mireles; brother, Mario Mireles; sister, Marissa Mireles; sister in-law, Janie Pineda; three nieces, Mia, Emma and Eva; a nephew, Mario, who adored the enormous kid inside of him; grandparents, Felipe and Candelaria Mireles, Albino Rios; many aunts, uncles and cousins from both the Mireles and Rios families.
Ramiro is preceded in death by his uncle, Marcos Rendon Patron, who passed away in 2018 and his Grandma Domitila Rios in 2004.
The family will receive visitors Monday, November 4, from 5:00 pm to 8:00pm at the Dykstra Funeral Home - Mulder Chapel, 188 west 32nd Street, Holland. A funeral mass will be celebrated November 5, at 2:00 pm at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 171 West 13th Street, Holland. Father Charlie Brown will celebrate the mass.
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Ramiro and Emancio memorial account at 5/3 Bank, 36 East 8th Street, Holland, MI 49423
Interment in Gibson Cemetery.