- Obituary from the Modesto Bee, April 22, 1987
LaVERNE MAE RAGUSA, 54, Ceres
DIED: Monday in Modesto
SERVICES: Funeral 11 a.m. Thursday at Franklin & Downs
Ceres Chapel. Visitation 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Thursday at the chapel.
BACKGROUND: Native of Washington County, Mo. Lived in Ceres 38 years. Line worker 10 years for United Foods. Member Teamsters Local 748.
SURVIVORS: Two sons, Tom Huffstutter of San Bruno and Mark Hamrick of Patterson. Two daughters, Kathleen Jones and Donna Hamrick, both of Modesto. Parents, Robert and Naomi Begil of Modesto. Two sisters, Dorothy Maples of Modesto and Robin Jamison of Ceres. Four grandchildren. Two great-grandchildren.
Californaia death certificate #000918, completed by Mark Hamrick, son.