Visitation will be from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in El Centro for Ramiro B. Camacho, 58, of El Centro, who died Monday in University of California, San Diego Medical Center.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in First Christian Church, 450 S. Waterman Ave. in El Centro. Pastor Rosalio Nevarez will officiate.
Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro.
Mr. Camacho was born Oct. 4, 1942, in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. He started working as a cook at age 16 at farm labor camps in Brawley and Fullerton and later worked at local restaurants, including La Hacienda, El Sombrero and La Paloma.
In 1980, Mr. Camacho purchased La Fonda Mexican Family Restaurant, which he loved and operated for over 20 years.
His favorite hobby was cooking and making sure everyone was fed and enjoying his food, according to family.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Ramon and Roberto Amezcua; and sister, Margarita Soto.