Feb. 6, 1959 - Feb. 25, 2013
ELKHART — Jose Rangel Jimenez, 54, of Elkhart, was found passed away at the home of his sister on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, where he was convalescing after minor surgery.
Jose was born to the late Jose Rangel and Elvira Jimenez in Aguascalientes, Ags., Mexico.
Surviving are his sister Lilia Gonzalez and her husband, Sergio Ruvalcaba; and his brothers Frank Rangel and his wife, Hilda Rangel, and Hector Rangel and his wife, Aide Casteneda.
A private Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Elkhart on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013. The Rev. Glenn Kohrmann will officiate and burial will follow at Little Pine Cemetery in Goshen. Arrangements have been placed under the care and direction of Billings Funeral Home in Elkhart.
Jose was a hard-working and dedicated maintenance technician at MOR/Ryde of Elkhart for nearly 10 years. He had a heart of gold and loved to help and work with children.
Memorial donations may be given to the St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church or to Crossroads Community Church, both of Elkhart.