Ramirez, Amparo O. "Tencha" Found Eternal peace on January 28, 2013, at the age of 73 years. Preceded in death by her parents Emilio and Santos Ramirez, her siblings Eliseo Ramirez, Carol Kent and Emilio Ramirez and her niece Robin Ramirez. She will be greatly missed by her brother Samuel (Marilyn) Ramirez, her sisters Gloria Ramirez and Rachel (Russell) Mills, her brother-in-law William Kent, her nieces and nephews Aleta, Rebecca, Sara, Cheryl, William, George, Lisa, Linda, Shari, Allison, Emilio, Niccol, Eliseo, Erik, Nastasia and Eston. Further survived by many great nieces and great-nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Amparo was a proud graduate of Emporia High School and Emporia State University in Kansas where she was born and raised. She spent many years in public service, first as a teacher and then with the Federal Government helping people immigrate to the United States. Visitation Monday, February 4, at the funeral home from 6PM until time of Memorial Service at 7PM.