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Jayne Fikes Vidaurri

Obituary for Jayne Fikes Vidaurri

January 28, 1927 - July 7, 2017
San Antonio, Texas | Age 90

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Jayne Fikes Vidaurri went to be with the Lord on July 7, 2017. She was born on January 28, 1927 to Kitty Belle Bryn and James Lafayette Fikes in Mercedes, Texas. Jayne graduated from Mercedes High School and studied at Northwestern University. As a young girl, she lived in Chicago and Virginia working as a buyer for Women's Wear Daily. She met her husband of 34 years, Ralph Vidaurri, in December 1960 and they married May 10, 1961. Jayne was a stay at home mom for ten years. She volunteered at Jackson-Keller Elementary School. She went back to work with her husband when he owned a motel, Monterrey Motor Motel, in Alamo Heights from 1973 to 1978. In 1978, she went to work for the San Antonio Country Club as a catering manager. In 1979, she went to work for Spears Teacher Placement and was the secretary and office manager for 13 years. She retired in 1992 and helped take care of her husband. Jayne loved to organize parties, liked to talk politics, and enjoyed good wine. She was a good mother who listened and gave advice when asked and loved her family. Jayne adored her granddaughter, Ashley Jayne. Jayne was very proud of her. My mom was my best friend and I will miss her dearly.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James L. Fikes and Kitty Belle Fikes Caskey; step-father, W.K. Caskey; husband, Ralph A. Vidaurri Sr.; sister, Faye Belle Elley Jayne is survived by her daughter, Lisa V. Mann and husband David; granddaughter, Ashley J. Mann; step-children, Ralph Vidaurri, Jr. and wife Linda, Barbara V. Mitchell and husband Jack, and Linda V. Morton and husband John.

ROSARY
TUESDAY, JULY 18, 2017
11:30 A.M.
PORTER LORING MORTUARY NORTH

GRAVESIDE SERVICE
TUESDAY, JULY 18, 2017
1:30 P.M.
FORT SAM HOUSTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Bulverde Area Humane Society.

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San Antonio, TX 78232
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