Obituaries: Maria Natal Borges(1949-2008)

February 15, 2008 11:00 pm
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Maria Natal Borges, 58, was born Oct. 1, 1949, in Lajes Terceira, Azores, Portugal. She died Feb. 13, 2008, in Crescent City. Natal and her husband Man-uel came to Del Norte County from the Azores in 1971.

She is survived by her husband Manuel of Crescent City; her mother Maria Conseicao Vieira, of Tipton; her son Rick Borges, his wife Jenifer and their son Evan; daughter Vicky Harrison, her husband Lonnie and their daughters Hailee and soon-to-arrive Kenzie; son Steve Borges, his wife Rosa and their son Mason, all of Crescent City.

She is also survived by her sister, Maria Odette Martins and her husband Fernando, of Tulare; sister-in-law Alina Estrela and her husband Gil; brother-in-law Joe Borges and his wife Isaura, all of Crescent City, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father Jose Luis Vieira and brother Eluterio Vieira.

A viewing will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. followed by a Rosary at 7 p.m. at Weir's Mortuary Chapel.

Christian Burial Mass will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, with interment to follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Crescent City.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.