Angelina Ramirez, 88, of Parsons, died at 3:56 a.m., Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at Labette Health in Parsons.
She was born September 14, 1920, in Parsons, to Francisco and Rosa (Ramirez) Romero.¬† She grew up in Parsons and attended St. Patrick‚Äôs Schools.¬† She lived in San Francisco, California for about 37 years before returning to Parsons in the mid 1970‚Äôs.
On October 28, 1957 she and Eusebio Ramirez were married in San Francisco.¬†¬† During her adult life she had worked as a nurse aide, as a grocery store employee and as a day care provider.¬† She was a member of St. Patrick‚Äôs Catholic Church and of the Altar Society.¬† She loved to do water painting, crocheting and gardening.
Survivors include her husband, Eusebio L. Ramirez, of the home; a daughter, Estella Ramirez of Joplin; a step-daughter, Becky Roe of Largo, FL; four grandchildren, Molly Smart, Ramsey Ramirez, Howard Roe, Jr. and Melissa Roe Carroll; one great-granddaughter, Autumn Carroll; three sisters, Petra Carrillo of Parsons; Lucille Noriega of Wichita; and Lidia Ahumada of San Francisco, CA.
She was preceded in death by a son, Michael Ramirez, in 1991; an infant brother, Poncho Romero, an infant sister, Rosita Romero, a brother, Jesse Romero and a sister, Aurora Borjas.
Funeral Mass will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, at St. Patrick‚Äôs Catholic Church.¬† Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
The Rosary will be recited at 6 p.m., Wednesday, at the Carson-Wall Funeral Home.¬† The family will receive friends following the Rosary.