Zenia Micheo Morales, 95, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on June 26, 2021. Visitation is from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Tuesday July 6, 2021 at Heritage Funeral Home with a Funeral service at 6:30 pm officiated by Father Chris at Heritage Funeral Service on Tuesday evening July 6, 2021.
Zenia was born on March 30, 1926, to Francisco Micheo and Josefa Echegaray in Arecibo, Puerto Rico. After finishing her degree at Winthrop College in South Carolina she went back to her home in Puerto Rico. Zenia worked for several years as a social worker, helping the needy and low-income people of her hometown in Arecibo, Puerto Rico. She married the love of her life, Mario Morales in 1954. Mario was a lawyer in Puerto Rico which enabled Zenia to stay home a be with their 4 children which she loved to do. As the children grew older and left home, she dedicated herself to help and spend most of her time volunteering in the Catholic Cathedral Church in downtown Arecibo. In her spare time, she loved doing needlepoint, gardening her flowerpots, and spending time with her grandchildren. Zenia and her beautiful smile will be greatly missed by all.
Zenia Micheo Morales was preceded in death by her parents, Francisco and Josefa Micheo; her husband, Mario Morales; her 6 brothers and sisters.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, Dr. Freddie Morales and his wife Grace, Zenia Morales Micheo, Mario M. Morales and his wife Beba, Lisi Morales; her 11 grandchildren; her 13 great grandchildren; her sister, Josefina Micheo Echegaray.
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