Ramon Insunsa Cazares, 74, passed away July 3, 2008, in Crescent City. He was born on May 8, 1934 in El Huejote Sinaloa, Mexico. He was a 40-year resident of Del Norte County.

Ramon had been in the lumber industry for 30 years. He was a loving man who enjoyed his family and friends. His favorite pastimes were hunting, fishing and tending his vegetable garden in the back yard.

He is survived by his children Maria Maready of Redding, Ramon Cazares and Oscar Cazares of the Los Angeles area; grandchildren Ray Maready, Paul Maready and Jack Maready, all of Redding, and Sabrina Cazares, Emma Faye Cazares and Miguel Cazres, all of the Los Angeles area; and companion Micaela Jimenz.

Viewing will be held at Wier's Mortuary Chapel today from noon to 7 p.m., with a Rosary starting at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Wednesday at noon. Inurnment will take place on Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Crescent City.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.