Mrs. Aurora Ayala Cedano, to many known as “Bola”, passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at the age of 90. She was a native of Madera Ca, and lived in Madera for the past 90 years. Aurora worked at Oberti Olives for over 25 years. Although she loved her job, she spent most of her time with her family. To anyone who knew “Bola” she was actively involved in her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchilds lives, including sport events, concerts, school events and more. She was a caregiver to all friends and family. Anyone who crossed her path was always welcomed with open arms. Humble, wise, and a pure heart is how anyone would describe “Bola”.
She is survived by her son Raymond (Chito) Ayala, her daughter in law Carol Ayala of Fresno, Ca, her daughter Carol Ramirez and her husband Richard Ramirez of Madera, Ca, children by marriage to Vincent Cedano, Randy Cedano and Denise Beth. She is a sister of Nash and his wife Rosie Palacioz of Madera, Ca, Cippy and his wife Christina Palacioz of Fresno, Ca. Rosalinda and her husband Curtis Smith of Madera, Ca. She is the grandmother of 5 to Rick Ramirez, Renee McMillon, Robert Ramirez, Eric Ayala and Kimberly Provencio. A great grandmother of 9 to Carissa McMillon, Joshua McMillon, Mariah McMillon, Aurora Provencio, Robert Provencio Jr. , Devin Ayala, Raymond Eric Ayala Jr., Daphne Estrada and Jacob Rosas. Great great grandmother to Sophia McMillon.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022 from 3 PM to 6 PM with a Vigil Service beginning at 6:00 PM at Jay Chapel in Madera. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 1:30 PM at St. Joachim Catholic Church with burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery in Madera.
Remembrances may be made to St. Jude’s Childrens Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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