Melissa Medrano-Ramirez passed away on November 5th at home in Aromas surrounded by her family. She was born on July 21, 1993 to her proud parents Blanca and Jose Luis Medrano. She was 24.
Melissa was a vivacious spirit who embraced all aspects of life. She enjoyed reading and listening to music. She was very passionate about Art and History. She graduated with honors from The University of California, Santa Cruz.
She is survived by her parents Blanca and Jose; her sister, Vanessa Medrano-Ramirez; her beloved aunt, Nora Ramirez; her beloved dog Simba; and her best friend Estephany Naranjo.
The family would like to thank her Dr. Amy Mcmullen along with the staff of Dr. Weber and Hospice of Santa Cruz, Nurse Joan, Chris, Katherine and Carol.
A Rosary for Melissa will take place on Tuesday November 14th at 7:00 PM at Our Lady of Assumption Church in Pajaro. The Mass will be held on Wednesday November 15th at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Assumption Church. The Burial is on Thursday November 16th at 12:00 PM at San Juan Bautista Cemetery in San Juan Bautista.
Donations can be made to Hospice of Santa Cruz.