Ferreira, Aldina daGloria Vargas
Aldina daGloria Vargas Ferreira lost her battle with pancreatic cancer on 11/3/2018. She passed peacefully surround by her loving family. Aldina was born in Pedro Miguel, Faial, Azores on 11/16/1942. She immigrated with her parents and brother (Joseph Correia) to Lincoln, Ca in 1959 where she attended Lincoln High school and then Sierra Junior College. In 1964 she married Roque Ferreira Jr. and moved to Sacramento where she resided until her death. She retired f romSutter General Hospital after 47 years of dedicated service. She was know as “Dina” by her coworkers who adored her. Aldina is preceded in death by her parents Rosa and Francisco Correia and her son Roger. She is survived by her husband Roque, son Paulo Ferreira(Lisa) and daughter Rosemary Matos (Nelson), as well has her four beloved grandchildren Adam, Ryan, Isabella and Max. Aldina took great pride in her family, work, friends and Portuguese community. Anyone that knew her will attest to her selfless generosity as well as her unbounded energy and vigor for life. She found comfort in gardening right up to her last day on earth. She was a lover of all animals big and small. “Our family chain is broken and nothing seems the same; but as God calls us one by one the chain will link again”. Services will be held at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church on 11/10/2018 at 1:00 pm. Internment will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.