Benjamin Jimenez, Jr., 23; of Fulton died Sunday Oct. 27 at University Hospital, Syracuse after suffering injuries in an accident.
He was born in Puerto Rico and he has been a resident of Fulton since 2002. Benjamin graduated from Hannibal High School, Hannibal, NY.
He was past employed with Walmart, Fulton. Currently, he was continuing his education at Cayuga Community College, Fulton.
Benjamin was a competitor with the UFC.
He was pre-deceased by his paternal grandfather Israel Jimenez in 2011 and cousin Gabriel Jimenez in 2013.
Benjamin is survived by his parents Benjamin and Esmeralda (Feliciano) Jimenez, Sr.; maternal grandparents Hignio Feliciano and Josefina Acevedo of Fulton; paternal grandmother Blanca Ramos of Puerto Rico; two brothers Michael Jimenez and Joshua (Alyssa DeMauro) Jimenez both of Fulton; two half sisters Elizabeth and Von Marie Gonzalez both of NJ; three nephews, one niece and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services and calling hour were Friday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton with Rev. Carmen Gonzalez officiating.
Burial was in Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton.