SAN ANGELO Erick Leonel Jimenez went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in Dallas, Texas. Erick was born Nov. 18, 1979, to Graciela Muro and Francisco Jimenez Sr. in Los Angeles, Calif. He was employed by United Airlines in California. Erick loved to travel and meet new people. He was a proud employee at United Airlines he had a passion for his job. Erick had a beautiful smile that could brighten up a room along with a humorous personality. He spent his last months in San Angelo, Texas, with his mother and family. He enjoyed spending time and making memories with loved ones. Survivors include his mother, Graciela Muro; father Fransisco Jimenez Sr.; sister Daisy Espinoza and her husband, Ray Espinoza; brothers Francisco, Angel and Jose Jimenez; life partner and best friend Danny Martinez; grandmother Maria Muro; great-grandmother Rosa Nuñez; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; six nephews; and one niece, all who love and will miss him dearly. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Jesus Muro; and brother Antonio Jimenez. Pallbearers are Francisco Jimenez Jr., Angel Jimenez, Jose Jimenez, Fransisco Jimenez Sr., Danny Martinez and Henry Lozano. Prayer service will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at Johnson's Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, at Johnson's Funeral Home with burial following in Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens. "Remember me in your hearts, in your thoughts, and the memories of the time we loved. The times we cried, the battle I fought, and the times we laughed. For if you always think of me, I will have never gone."