Ramona J. Pettit

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Ramona J. Pettit

October 16, 1918 - November 06, 2018

Ramona J. Pettit, 100, Kokomo, passed away at 4:45 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Primrose of Kokomo. She was born Oct. 16, 1918, in Carroll County, the daughter of the late Guy and Emma Ruth (Huddelston) Leap. On July 2, 1938, she married Don Pettit, who preceded her in death July 15, 1988.
Ramona was a 1935 graduate of Kokomo High School. She worked for Howard County Clerk Cliff Lineback in the clerk's office for 20 years, and then for Delco Electronics for 10 years. She was also the Majestic Park Mobile Home secretary/activity director for 20 years in Seminole, Florida. Ramona was a member of First Christian Church in Kokomo and attended Chapel on the Hill Church in Florida. She was a former member of the Eastern Star in Kokomo. Ramona was a seamstress, loved to sew, and play bingo.
Ramona is survived by her daughter, Sara J. Baird, Kokomo; grandchildren, Scot (Lisa) Baird, Mark (Julie) Baird, Melinda (Keith) Conaway, Susan (Mike) Gabriel, Terri (Dennis) Davis, Kelly (Donna) Pettit, and Dion Hinders; great-grandchildren, Andrew (Steph) Baird, Erin York, Kaylee Baird, Haleigh Conaway, Caroline Conaway, Zack Gabriel, Chaz Gabriel, Addy Gabriel, Jordan Davis, Kory Davis, and Bailee Davis, along with three great-great-grandchildren.
Ramona was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and son, David Pettit.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at First Christian Church, 854 N. 300 West, Kokomo, with Pastor Morgan Young officiating. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memory Garden. Friends are invited to visit with the family from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made in Ramona's memory to the Kokomo Humane Society. Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory have been entrusted with arrangements. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.
Published on November 7, 2018
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Owen Martin 849 Winterest Fort Myers Fl.
Nov 08, 2018
I had the pleasure of having Ramona working for me at Delco many years ago. . I last saw her several years ago, after not having seen her for over 40 years and called her by name. She was delighted that I still remembered her. She was a classy lady that was a pleasure to know.
Shirley & Stout Funeral Home
Nov 07, 2018