Julia Maria “Julie” <I>Burgos Ruiz</I> Otero

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Julia Maria “Julie” Burgos Ruiz Otero

Puerto Rico, USA
Death 14 Jan 1974 (aged 33)
Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA
Burial Bayamon, Bayamon Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA
Plot Section G, Plot 1281
Memorial ID 3238788 View Source
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Julie Otero is buried with her husband Joseph, son Joseph II and daughter Josephine at the Puerto Rico National Cemetery in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.

Julie, her husband and two children were the first murder victims of the BTK killer in Wichita, Kansas. Dennis Lynn Rader, known as the BTK serial killer, was finally apprehended on February 25, 2005 and is currently serving 10 consecutive life sentences at the El Dorado Correctional Facility, a Kansas State Prison.

The Otero Family is survived by three children, Charles, Danny and Carmen Otero.Victim of the BTK killer. She was murdered with her husband Joseph and two of her children, Joseph Jr. and Josie. She was survived by her other three children Charles, Danny, and Carmen. A devout Catholic, she was a petite, kind spirited, Air Force wife. She didn't drink and never got angry. Passionate about her culture, she encouraged her children to speak Spanish. Her life was devoted to her family. Her oldest child, Charlie, described her as an "angel." She had a brown belt took in judo. She took lessons with her children on base.

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