Ramona R. Rock


AUBURN – Ramona R. Rock, 71, of 22 Moore Drive, Sabattus, died on Saturday, Jan. 6, at the Hospice House with her family by her side after a long illness.

She was born in Lewiston on June 14, 1935, the daughter of Antonio Celani Sr., and Marienna (Marcoux) Celani.

Ramona was educated in Lewiston schools. She made moccasins at home.

In 1978 she moved to Bristol, Conn., and worked as a waitress. In 1991, she moved back to Maine and married her husband, Robert, on July 21, 1991.

She enjoyed her flower garden, beano and especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Ramona is survived by her loving husband, Robert of Sabattus; three daughters, Diane Ingrisano of Port Charlotte, Fla., Sandra Collins and husband, Paul, of Turner, Suzanne Pettengill and fiancé, Bill, of Turner; a son, Donald Giguere and fiancée, Tammy Kelley, also of Turner; five step-daughters, Cheryl Testa and husband, Jeff, of Bristol, Conn., Terry Bates and husband, Chris, of Long Island, N.Y., Lisa Ochsner and husband, Russ, of Syracuse, N.Y., Karen Rock of Gastonia, N.C., and Mindy Martinez and husband, Ed, of Charlotte, N.C.; sisters, Louisa Gendron and husband, Richard, of Manchester N.H., Marietta Wyman of Lewiston, Evelina Pouzol of Lewiston, and Stella Truchon and husband, Armand, of Sabattus; a brother, Antonio Celani Jr. and companion, Ginny, of Lisbon; 12 grandchildren; 11 step-grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents; and an infant son, Raymond.