Published 3/14/2013 in Obituaries
Mary E. Medina, 67, of Garden City, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.
She was born July 7, 1945, in Garden City, to Abraham and Antonia Bonilla Campos.
A lifetime resident of Garden City, Mrs. Medina worked for Tyson Fresh Meats Inc., for 18 years, retiring in 2003.
On Sept. 12, 1961, she married Frank Medina Jr., in Garden City.
Survivors include a son, Frank Medina of Salina; five daughters, Elodie Rojas, Alejandra Medina, Annette Cruz and Monica Acosta, all of Garden City, and Mary Jane Mendez of Salina; a brother, Jesse Ledesma of Garden City; four sisters, Columba Ramirez of Albuquerque, N.M., and Neva Gallardo, Rachel Lopez and Ruth Campos, all of Garden City; 21 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Anthony Leroy Medina; a brother, Ezequiel Ledesma; and three sisters, Sophie Garcia, Amelia Lopez and Gloria Hernandez.
Rosary will begin at 7:30 tonight at St. Mary Catholic Church, Garden City. Funeral Mass will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church. A private family burial will follow at a later date at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.
Visitation hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Garnand Funeral Home, Garden City. Condolences may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Memorials to the Mary E. Medina Memorial Fund may be sent in care of the funeral home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.
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My thoughts and prayers go out to all my Moms sisters,Aunt Neva, Aunt Rachel Aunt Ruth,Aunt Columbia and Uncle Jessie. Thank you for being there for her.
Posted by: Elodie Rojas on 3/16/2013
Elodie,Frank,Sandra,Annette,I am sorry to read about the passing of your mother. She was a nice lady.May the Lord God have her in the heavens and send your family comfort during this difficult time.
Posted by: Rosa C Arista on 3/16/2013
My sincere sympathy on the loss of your mom. May you all find peace and comfort in the cherished memories you all share. Cindy
Posted by: Cindy Rincones Fowler on 3/15/2013
Please accept my sincere symapthy to each of you in the loss of your mom. Words simply do not come easily in times like these. Just know that each of you and your families are in my thoughts and prayers. May God Be with you in the days to come.
Posted by: Kim Martinez on 3/14/2013