Taft- Florinda “Flori” Saldana Sauceda passed away peacefully on February 5, 2021 with her loving family at her side. She was 56.
Flori was born on July 30, 1964 in Sinton, Texas to Rufino Sr. and Elisa (Naranjo) Saldana. She was a lifelong resident of Taft where was formerly employed as a CNA. Flori dedicated her life to her family, her friends and the patients she cared for. Flori was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend who will be missed by everyone who knew her. She is preceded in death by her mother: Elisa Saldana; grandmother: Tomasa Naranjo; and brother-in-law: Esteban Sauceda.
Survivors include her husband: Rufino Riojas Sauceda; a son: Rufino Sauceda; 3 daughters: Angie Naranjo (Raul Trevino), Lupita Moreno (Ray) and Maria Sauceda (Michael Buitron), all from Taft, Texas; 12 grandchildren; father: Rufino Saldana, Sr. from Victoria, Texas; brothers: Rufino Saldana, Jr. from Victoria, Texas; Michael Naranjo and Jesse Alvarado, both from Taft, Texas; sisters: Patty Perez (Danny), Tina Saldana and Edna Saldivar, all from Taft, Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members and friends.
Visitation will begin Monday, February 8, 2021, 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening, 7:00 PM at the funeral home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:00 AM at the Immaculate Conception Church in Taft with Father John McKenzie as celebrant. Interment will follow in Lamas Memorial Park Cemetery, Taft.
Guestbook available online at www.resthavenfunerals.com
Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.
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