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Dopkins Dinuba Funeral Chapel
Friday August 13th, 2021
3:00pm - 7:00pm

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Celia Ramirez Bledsoe

It's with heavy heart that I make the announcement of the passing of Celia Ramirez Bledsoe on August 4th, 2021. She was born to Andres and Tomasa Ramirez on September 2nd 1941 in Centerville, Fremont, California. She was the oldest of six children that were born to them. In 1952 the family moved to a ranch in Orosi California, where Celia would work on the ranch and help to take care of her siblings. In 1972, she married Samuel Martin Bledsoe Sr, and in the following year in September, gave birth to her only child, Samuel Martin Bledsoe Jr. Celia did a lot of work within the communities of Orosi and Dinuba, where she was a lifelong resident, and was an active member in the VFW auxiliary. She worked as a bookkeeper for F.E. Viscarra Contractor for 20 plus years. She also loved to do arts and crafts, loved to make cakes and do things for the community. When her first grandchild came into the world, she was there, She was always there for her family, and her friends. After her husband's passing, she never remarried, but took care of Kenneth Loy for 7 years.

Celia is survived by her son, Samuel Martin Bledsoe Jr, along with his wife Suzanne Elizabeth Bledsoe both of Dinuba. Grandchildren, Sally Michele Bledsoe Salacup and her husband Eric of Dinuba, Ava Liana Christy Bledsoe of Dinuba, Logan Michael Martin Bledsoe of Dinuba. Celia siblings are, Andres C Ramirez Jr. with wife Angie of Burke Virginia, Francisco Ramirez with wife Karen of Carmichael California, Rebecca C. Ramirez of Dinuba, Amelia Phillips with husband Ray of Haven Kansas. Various nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Samuel Martin Bledsoe senior. Her parents Andres B Ramirez and Tomasa C Ramirez. Her sister Dolores Regan with husband Cecil of Dinuba.
Services for Mrs. Bledsoe will be held on August 13th 2021 in Dinuba California, and will be coordinated through Dopkins Memorial Chapel, where more information can be obtained. Burial services will be held privately.
Until we meet again, watch over us as you are now our guardian angel.

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Tabitha Hernandez Aug 16 2021 3:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Celia Bledsoe

Chris and Estella Ramirez Aug 13 2021 7:21 PM

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Francisco Ramirez Aug 13 2021 6:39 PM

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Rebecca Ramirez Aug 12 2021 4:28 PM

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Maria Valencia & Family Aug 10 2021 8:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Celia Bledsoe

sam bledsoe Aug 9 2021 2:57 PM