Pauline Beatrice Ledesma

April 7, 1961 - December 19, 2019
Pauline Beatrice Ledesma

Pauline Ledesma, age 58, of Walker, Mo passed away unexpectedly from this life at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, December 19, 2019, at her home. She was born April 7th, 1961 in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Carmen Sanchez and Paul Peck. She graduated from Apple Valley High School in Los Angeles, California in 1979. She then relocated to Mound City Ks and the Fort Scott Ks area.

Pauline worked at Peerless in Fort Scott, Ks. She was a dedicated and hard worker and loved her job and her work family. She also worked at Thorco Industries in Butler, Mo from 1999-2006. While working in Thorco Industries in October 1999 Pauline completed and received certification in ARC Basic Welding and in 2003 she accepted a lead position and remained in that position until 2006.

She was a devoted sister, aunt, and friend who enjoyed spending time with members of her adopted family and close friends. She also enjoyed helping others, going to the Downstream Casino, Kansas Crossing Casino, working on the farm, gardening, and had a love for fishing.

Survivors include her adopted family, Troy and Donna Wood of Walker, Mo.; Kelsey Wood of Walker, Mo; two nieces Avery and Addison and one nephew Hunter.

Pauline was preceded in death by her parents, Carmen Sanchez and Paul Peck and by her Aunt who raised her as Fillipi Ledesma.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, MO.

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