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27 November, 1914 - 29 December, 1996
The Idaho Press-Tribune

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Facundo Ojeda
Facundo Ojeda, 82, of Homedale, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 1996, at a Caldwell hospital.
    Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 31, 1996, at the Wilder Cemetery.  A Memorial Mass will follow at St. Hubert's Catholic Church, Homedale, under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Homedale.
    Mr. Ojeda was born on Nov. 27, 1914, in Old Mexico in the city of Ramones, Neuvo Leon.
    He worked as a farm laborer in Edinburg, Texas, for over 25 years.
    In April 1957, he moved his family to Vale, Oregon.  In 1959, they again moved to Homedale, Idaho, where he finished raising and educating his children.
    His love of life were his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  He was a kind and gentle man and touched all who knew him and was always happy and willing to help anyone in need.
    He had a passion for gardening.  In his later years, he spent most of his pastime with flowers and all types of horticulture.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing and all things outdoors were his life.
   He is survived by his wife, Celia; four sons, Al and Mary Ellen and Joe and Cindy of Nampa, Facundo Jr. and Yolanda of Oceanside, CA, and Refugio of TX; four daughters, Hermelinda and Uvaldo Leos of Chino, CA, Maria and Richard Cordoba of Oceanside, CA., Josephina and Manuel Presiodo of Yuma, AZ, and Margarita and Manuel of San Antonio, TX.; 49 grand-children, and many, many, many great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by two daughters, Antonia Goff and an infant, Manuela.
    The family suggests memorials be made to St. Huberts Catholic Church, Homedale, or flowers may be sent.

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