War Clipping from Oxnard Press Courier, Sun, Jan 26, 1969.

Clipped from US, California, Oxnard, Oxnard Press Courier, January 26, 1969

Descendant of PioneerSt]Family, Ramona Real, DiesovWtofin;Ramona Dora Real, 79, a de-' Gov. Alvarado rewarded him ro' scendant of Ventura County’s with a land grant.tldarpioneer Olivas and Gonzales 1 families, died at St. John’s Hospital Friday after a long illness. ¥Mrs. Real, of 1239 S. C St., ’ was bom Sept. 19, 1889, at the old Gonzales Ranch on Gon-- zales Road.She attended historic Colonia School, a one-room schoolhouseHer other grandfather, PabloGonzales, was a civic leader ed whose daughter, Ramona, wed cli Francisco Olivas at the original m Santa Clara Church in El Rio. cl)iFamed old Olivas Adobe, built by Mrs. Real’s grandfather, te still stands on the nortb side of th the Santa Clara River at Olivas Park. The ranch house was an of-jon West Gonzales that was aban- early day center of social activ-JvJ' dlt;s doned after a bad fire in 1958. a.y. f Members of the area’s oldestriranch families were pupils Mrs. Real is survived by threeUj8 there when jump-the-rope and sonsi Eniest P. Vasquez of Ox-ipop-nard, William A. Vasquez of Pico Rivera and Robert W. Realcrack - the - whip wereular schoolyard games. , . .Mrs. Real spent most of her Ventura; a grandson, Codyif a in thp riYnarH shp;J- Real of Ventura, a sister,wsilife in the Oxnard area. She., . .lived a while in the Las PosasjArm‘e Mlgueliz of Oxnard;area before her fix^st husband inePhew*AndrewaMiguelizdied in an accident in 1917. HerM Oxnard; and a niece, IdaN Reagan of Port Ilueneme.; second husband, Joaquin [1 Real, local rancher and not-i. ed horseman, died in 1954.8Rosary is to be recited at p.m. Monday at James A.1Back in 1824, Mrs, Real's pa-;Reardon Mortuary.ternal grandfather. Raimundo Requiem Mass is scheduledOlivas, became a young hero 1 to be celebrated by Msgr. Jo (jlby single-handedly repulsing seph F. Sharpe at 9:30 a.m.d an armed Indian attack at thejTuesday at Santa Clara Church, door of San Buenaventura Mis- Burial will be in Santa Clara2iPi,sion.Cemetery.dn