Placida C. Medina (nee Campa)
Oct. 5, 1918 -
March 24, 2009
Placida C. Medina of Waukesha died Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at 90 years of age. She was born Oct. 5, 1918, in Cibolo, Texas, the daughter of Reyes and Petra (nee Vasquez) Campa.
She had been a longtime employee of the Northview Home and the Virginia Health and Rehabilitation Center in Waukesha. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
She will be sadly missed by her sons, Pedro (Gloria J.) Medina Jr. of Waukesha, Juan Antonio (Debbie) Medina of Waukesha, Miguel (Deb) Medina Sr. of Menomonee Falls and Lupe Medina of Delafield. She is the dear grandmother of Shaun (Nancy) Riberdy of Ariz., Ericka (Todd) Smith, Maria (Tim) Carrizales, Mario Medina, Nina (Daniel Sr.) Llanas and Gina Medina, all of Waukesha, and Denise Medina of Menomonee Falls, Miguel (Sara) Medina Jr. of Appleton, Moranda (Estaban) Lopez of Milwaukee, and Carley and Emily Medina of Waukesha; loving great-grandmother of Keith, Zach, Kyle, Jennifer, Jordan, Reyna, Timmy, Anthony, Danny Jr., Yovanni, Gabriel, Mikayla, Marcus, Francisco and Santiago; and is further survived by her sister, Guadalupe Castro of Cibolo, Texas, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Pedro Medina Sr., on March 9, 2002.
Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 29, 2009, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Services continue at 10 a.m. Monday with prayers at the funeral home and then a procession to St. Joseph Catholic Church for an 11 a.m. funeral Mass. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery. The Rev. Bill Key will be officiating.
The family would like to thank Dr. Lunde, the staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospitalís fifth floor for their care and concern.
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