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Margarita R. Ochoa 1930 - 2012 Shawnee

Margarita R. Ochoa
Margarita “Ama” R. Ochoa, age 81 of Shawnee, Kansas and previously of Edwardsville, Kansas went home to be with the Lord while surrounded by her family on Saturday Jan. 7, 2012. Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday Jan. 12 at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Edwardsville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11am prior to the service also at the funeral home.
Ama was born on Feb. 3, 1930 in Donna, Texas. She married Elivorio Ochoa, Sr. on July 23, 1946 and together they moved to this area in 1964. She was a homemaker and very proud of raising her e! leven children. She was preceded in death by her husband Elivorio in 1988, one daughter Minerva Martinez in 2009 and one grandson Trace Evans in 2011. Survivors include Gregorio “Greg” Ochoa, Sr. and wife Gloria of Leavenworth, KS., Maria Elena Handy and husband George of McAllen, TX., Elivorio “Ellie” Ochoa, Jr. and wife Janet of Bonner Springs, KS., Rosalinda Day and husband Randy of Shawnee, KS., Noe Ochoa of Kansas City, MO., Consuelo “Connie” Evans and husband Robert of Castlerock, CO., Oralia “Lalie” Moore and husband Ken of Shawnee, KS., San Juanita “Janie” Smith and husband Kent of Coto De Caza, CA., Ricardo “Rick” Ochoa and wife Nicole of Platte City, MO., Hester “Hessie” Helena Ochoa of Washington, MO., seven siblings Enriquetta Ramirez and Guillermo Ramirez both of Donna, TX., Eualia Sandoval of Twain Harte, CA., Jose Ramirez, Noe Ramirez, Josephina Torres and Consuelo ! Cardona all of Donna, TX., 24 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren as well as other extended family and friends.