Melinda Sauceda, 29, of Haysville formerly of Wellington, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 12, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.

Memorial services will be held on Friday, April 20th at 10:30 a.m. at the Free Will Baptist Church in Wellington. A visitation will be held Thursday evening at Temple Baptist Church, 1826 W Maple St in Wichita, KS from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A memorial has been established to assist with her daughters’ education. Contributions can be left with the Shelley Family Funeral Home 704 N. Washington, Wellington, 67152. For further information or to leave an online condolence please visit

Melinda Sue Sauceda was born July 12, 1988, the daughter of Rodolfo and Cheryl Ann (Uglow) Sauceda in Wichita. She graduated from Morningstar Christian Academy in 2006. Melinda worked at Bosley Tire in sales. She enjoyed cooking and loved being with her daughter, Angelina, the joy of her life. She trusted Christ as her Savior and now is free from pain.

Melinda is survived by her daughter, Angelina Clark, her father, Anthony Clark both of Haysville; her parents Rodolfo and Cheryl Sauceda of Haysville; maternal grandmother, Ruby Uglow; brothers: Ben Sauceda and his wife Alysa of Park City and Nicholas Sauceda of Wichita; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

She is preceded in death by her grandparents: John Uglow and Reba Uglow and Alfredo and Ofelia Sauceda, her aunt Sue Uglow, Uncles: Roland Sauceda and John Williams, and a cousin, Samuel Williams.