Ricardo (Rick) Solis Valdez, 67, Altus, passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at the Jackson County Memorial Hospital. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the care of the Kincannon Funeral Home and Cremation Service.
Ricardo was born on June 26, 1953 in Harlingen, Texas to Esiquiel T. and Delia (Solis) Valdez. He grew up in Altus and graduated from high school with the class of 1971. Ricardo worked as a home care provider for many years in the community, and most recently he was working at Altus Air Force Base at Hangar 97. He was of the Christian faith and attended Greater Love Ministries church. Rick enjoyed OU football games, old western shows and sitcoms and dog sitting for his brother.
His parents and an infant sister, Angelina Valdez, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his five siblings, Carlos Valdez and wife, Mary, Arthur Valdez and wife, Diana, Oscar Caballero, Xavier Valdez and wife, Rhonda, and Linda Hill; and several nieces, nephews and many other family members and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Centers of Southwest Oklahoma, 1200 E Broadway St, Altus, OK 73521 in Rick’s name.
Online tributes may be made at kincannonfuneralhome.com