Susana Raquiza, 41, of Mattoon, IL and formerly of Casey, IL passed away at 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2012 in Montrose, IL, the result of a motorcycle accident. She was born July 27, 1970 in Mexicali Baja California Mexico, the daughter of Melchor Raquiza and Carlota Duarte Raquiza.
Survivors include her mother, Carlota Golay of Palm Springs, CA; son, Bobby Elliott of Casey, IL; daughter, Elisa Elliott of Casey, IL; father of their children, Bob Elliott of Casey, IL and sister, Naomi Golay of Las Vegas, NV. She was preceded in death by her father, Melchor Raquiza and step-father, Richard Golay.
Susana was a graduate of Palm Springs High School, Palm Springs, CA; Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL and Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL. She was employed as a home health caregiver.
Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at the First Baptist Church, 101 E. Alabama St., Casey, IL with Rev. John Blaylock officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to the Elliott Children Trust c/o Markwell Funeral Home, PO Box 175, Casey, IL 62420.
Memorial tributes may be sent to the family at www.markwellfuneralhome.com. Markwell Funeral Home of Casey, IL assisted the family with arrangements