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Gloria Cecilia Sacasa

December 19, 1952 ~ December 28, 2019 (age 67)

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On the night of Saturday, December 28, 2019, while surrounded by her family, Gloria Cecilia Sacasa, age 67, of Conover, North Carolina, passed away at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory following a courageous battle with pulmonary fibrosis.  Born in Lima, Peru on December 19, 1952, she was the daughter of the late Romulo Roman Ordoñez and Elena Salazar-Garcez. 

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Consuelo Agreda; one grandson, Martin Escobedo; and one sister, Elena “Moni” Ordonez. 

 

A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hickory, Gloria was faithful to her religion.  Known to be very petit, Gloria enjoyed shopping and cooking for her family, which she enjoyed spending time with and making precious memories. 

 

She is survived by her husband, Mario Sacasa; four children, Santiago Agreda, Claudia Agreda, Sandra Agreda and Brenda Agreda; six siblings, Maria, Leonor, Juan, Carmen, Mario and Antonio; fourteen grandchildren, Shashi, Erick, Henry, Santiago, Kayla, Kelsie, Vanessa, Adrian, Valeria, Hannah, Panchin, Kyle, JD and Leo; four great grandchildren, Cecilia, Jonas, Kalani and Kamari; and her special friends, Hna.Soto and Hna.Aranda. 

 

A celebration of Gloria’s life will be held on Monday, December 30, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 4065 North Center Street, Hickory with Brother Jason Higley officiating.  The family will receive friends from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m., prior to the service, at the church.

 

A graveside service will be held on Monday, following the service, at 1:00 p.m. at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Hickory.  

 

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a memorial donation in Gloria’s memory are asked to consider, Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, Illinois 60611 or by visiting www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org.

 

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La noche del sábado 28 de diciembre de 2019, mientras estaba rodeada de su familia, Gloria Cecilia Sacasa, de 67 años, de Conover, Carolina del Norte, falleció en el Catawba Valley Medical Center en Hickory después de una valiente batalla contra la fibrosis pulmonar. Nacida en Lima, Perú, el 19 de diciembre de 1952, era hija del difunto Romulo Roman Ordoñez y Elena Salazar-Garcez.

 

 Además de sus padres, fue precedida en la muerte por una hija, Sandra Consuelo Agreda; un nieto, Martin Escobedo; y una hermana, Elena "Moni" Ordóñez.

 

Miembro de La Iglesia de Jesucristo de los Santos de los Últimos Días en Hickory, Gloria fue fiel a su religión. Conocida por ser muy coqueta, Gloria disfrutaba irse de compras y cocinando para su familia, con la que disfrutaba pasar tiempo y hacer recuerdos preciosos.

 

Le sobreviven su esposo, Mario Sacasa; cuatro niños, Santiago Agreda, Claudia Agreda, Sandra Agreda y Brenda Agreda; seis hermanos, María, Leonor, Juan, Carmen, Mario y Antonio; catorce nietos, Shashi, Erick, Henry, Santiago, Kayla, Kelsie, Vanessa, Adrian, Valeria, Hannah, Panchin, Kyle, JD y Leo; cuatro bisnietos, Cecilia, Jonas, Kalani y Kamari; y sus amigos especiales, Hna.Soto y Hna.Aranda.

 

Una celebración de la vida de Gloria se llevará a cabo el lunes 30 de diciembre de 2019 a las 10:00 a.m.en la Iglesia de Jesucristo de los Santos de los Últimos Días, 4065 North Center Street, Hickory con el hermano Jason Higley oficiando. La familia recibirá amigos de 9:00 a.m. a 10:00 a.m., antes del servicio, en la iglesia.

 

Un servicio junto a la tumba se llevará a cabo el lunes, después del servicio, a la 1:00 p.m. en Woodlawn Memorial Park en Hickory.

 

En lugar de flores, los que deseen hacer una donación conmemorativa en la memoria de Gloria deben considerar, Fundación de Fibrosis Pulmonar, 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, Illinois 60611 o visitando www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org.

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
December 30, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints-Hickory
4065 North Center Street
Hickory, NC 28601

Celebration of Life
Monday
December 30, 2019

10:00 AM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints-Hickory
4065 North Center Street
Hickory, NC 28601

Graveside Service
Monday
December 30, 2019

1:00 PM
Woodlawn Memorial Park
3120 Falling Creek Road
Hickory, NC 28613

Donations

Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago IL 60611
Tel: 1-888-733-6741
Web: https://www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/

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