Druzella A. Rivera
Druzella A. Rivera, age 73, of Eagle Rock, Missouri passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri.
She was born June 22, 1947 in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, the daughter of Eugene and Ella M. (Beede) Lakey.
Druzella was employed by St. Mary Hospital as a CNA for many years. Coming from Fairfield, California she lived in Washburn, Missouri and later moved to Eagle Rock, Missouri where she lived for ten years. She loved cooking and shopping. Family gatherings was one of her favorite ways to spend time. She was of the Baptist faith.
Preceding her in death were her parents; three brothers, Herschel Lakey, Sonny Lakey and Fred Lakey and two sisters, Gloria Jean Hayworth and Nina Giddings.
Surviving are two sons, Frankie Gonsalves of Eagle Rock, Missouri and Anthony Gonsalves of Sacramento, California; one daughter, Gina Goette and her husband Robert of San Antonio, Texas; eight grandchildren, Ciara Hart, Vanessa Gonsalves, Anthony Gonsalves, Angelina Wisinger, Natalie Soriano, Aaliya Goette, Braxtynn Goette and Abigail Shipman and ten great grandchildren, Chase Gonsalves, Beau Johnson, Eva Sabada, Chevy Gonsalves, Rosalyn Wisinger, Brantley Wisinger, Aiden Williamson, Addison Shipman, Lillyana Shipman and Emmitt Shipman.
Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Burial will be at Washburn Prairie Cemetery in Washburn, Missouri.
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