Osborne - Carmen M. Groothuis, 68, passed away Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Parkview Care Center, Osborne, KS.
Carmen was born June 4, 1951 in New York City, NY, the daughter of Vicente and Antonia (DeJesus) Ortiz. She was married to Ralph Edward Groothuis.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother.
Carmen is survived by her husband Ralph Groothuis of Osborne; three sons, David (Kathleen) Ortiz of San Diego, CA, Alex (Shannon) Ortiz, Charlie Ortiz all of California; a daughter Becky Ortiz of Indianapolis, IN; two sisters, Merriam Ortiz-Burger and Vicki Ortiz both of Florida and twelve grandchildren.
Private family services will be held at a later date. There will not be a public visitation as cremation was chosen. Memorials may be given to Parkview Care Center, Osborne, KS and can be sent in care of All Faiths Funeral Chapel, 113 S. Madison St., Smith Center, KS 66967.