Richard "Rick" Jimenez died Dec. 30, 2017. He was 55.
He was born March 5, 1962, to Jesse and Stella Jimenez. He grew up and attended school in Olathe.
He enjoyed the outdoors, riding his four-wheeler and motorcycle, playing guitar and working with his hands. He worked for Betz Transformers in Olathe for many years.
He is survived by his children, Dennis "Denny" (Tonya), Danielle (Clint), Darrin and Devin; grandchildren, Isaac "Ike," Olivia, Krissy, Drayden and Ashlyn; siblings, Lillian Medher, Elizabeth Prieto, Teresa Valdez, Becky Manzanares, Jesse Jimenez and Debbie Madril.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A private family memorial will be held in the spring.
Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.