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PrattTribune - Pratt, KS
  • Obituary: James Murillo

  • James Murillo, 81, retired teacher and Civil Service Spanish translator (Ft. Leavenworth), passed away May 18, 2011.


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  • James Murillo, 81, retired teacher and Civil Service Spanish translator (Ft. Leavenworth), passed away May 18, 2011. 
    James was born at Cairo, Kan., graduated from Pratt High School and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Wichita State and his Master of Science degree from Emporia State. After Civil Service retirement he taught ESL for the Saudi Arabia government as well as Lockheed Martin. James was a member of Knights of Columbus Council 9767. 
    He was preceded in death by parents, Marcial and Mary; brothers, Lewis, Paul and Feliciano and sister, Helen. 
    Survivors include Connie, his wife of 44 years; son, Matthew Jacksonville, Fla.; daughter, Maria Christina of Wichita; brother, Joe (Margaret) Murillo of Wichita; sisters, Ann (Larry) Ramos of Hutchinson, Eva Ornelas and Virginia Goodman both of Wichita; grandchild, Aric C. Murillo of Lee’s Summit, Mo., and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
    Visitation with family is from 6-7 p.m. Friday followed by a Rosary at Resthaven Mortuary. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Patrick Catholic Church. 
    In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established with Davita Dialysis of Derby and the American Diabetes Association.  Condolences may be offered at www.resthavenmortuary-cemetery.com.
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