Ramona Sauceda, daughter of the late Domingo Gaona and Josefa Alaniz Gaona, was born on Nov.14, 1939 at Edinburg, Texas and died in the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau on Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010 at the age of 71.
Ms. Sauceda was of the Catholic faith, a home-maker and resident of Dexter.
She is survived by one daughter, Denise Lynn Bennett and husband Jay of Dexter; two sisters, Cres Maldonado of Dexter, Mo. and Guadalupe Trevino of Kansas City, Mo.; four grandchildren, Nicholas Lee Burns, Dalton Michael Bean, Marissa Layce Leibowitz and Drake Anthony Bennett.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Roberto Alaniz.
Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010.
Funeral services will then be conducted at 3 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Jerry Martin officiating.