MORENO, Ramona, known to all as Yiya, 89, of Spring Hill, Florida, died Friday, May 10, 2019 at the HPH Hospice Care Center.
She was born January 23, 1930 in Tras Talleres, Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico and came to Spring Hill 30 years ago from Manhattan, New York. She worked as a Bracelet Winder for a watch manufacturer.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Gerardo Moreno, and five siblings. She is survived by her son: Carlos Benitez of Spring Hill, Florida; daughter and son-in-law: Margarita Benitez & Pedro Ortiz of Toa-Alta, Puerto Rico; five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
A Visitation for family and friends will be held from 6:00-8:00pm, Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel, where a Prayer Service will begin at 7:00pm. Funeral Services will take place at 10:00am, Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Merritt Funeral Home, with Pastor Alex Torres officiating. Burial will follow at 12:30pm at Florida National Cemetery.
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