Demetrio Cortes Ortiz, 82, of Mays Landing passed away on Monday, Feb. 5, 2018 in Acuity Hospital in Atlantic City. He was born in Isabela, Puerto Rico where he was a self-employed farmer. He was predeceased by his son, Edwin Cortes and his daughter, Diana Cortes. Mr. Cortes Ortiz is survived by his wife, Irene Perez of Egg Harbor; his four sons, Angel Cortes of Egg Harbor Township; Eduardo "Eddie" Cortez of Mays Landing, Norberto Cortes of Egg Harbor; Demetrio Cortes, Jr. of Puerto Rico; his daughter, Evelyn Cortes of West Atlantic City; his brother Benito Cortes of Puerto Rico; 3 sisters, Julia Cortes, Delia Cortes; Josefina Cortes; 13 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. A viewing will be held Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM at the Carnesale Funeral Home, 202 S. Third St., Hammonton, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial 11:30 AM in St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Parrish, Church of St. Joseph's, 226 French St. Hammonton. Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.