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Rafaelita Ulibarri
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A funeral service was held Saturday at the Ceres Seventh-day Adventist Church for Rafaelita Montoya Ulibarri, 90, of Patterson. She died Wednesday, March 17, 2004 at Memorial Medical Center in Modesto.

Private inurnment was handled by Salas Brothers Funeral Chapel.

Born Sept. 5, 1913, Mrs. Ulibarri was a native of Albuquerque, N.M., and had lived in Patterson since 1997. She was a member of the Ceres Seventh-day Adventist Church. Mrs. Ulibarri enjoyed boats, cats and church.

She leaves behind her daughter, Rose Florez of Patterson; her brother, Don Montoya of New Mexico; and 15 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her children Rudy Ulibarri, Nazario Ulibarri and Farris Ulibarri; two brothers; two sisters; and one grandchild and one great-grandchild.