Letchimy Vena "Lee" peacefully passed away in her home on June 22, 2016. She was 78 years old.
Lee immigrated to Santa Cruz in 1975 from South Vietnam with her 6 children and her mother. She was very proud to start a new life in the US. She worked for 30 joyful years as a CNA and business owner in the Health field. Lee devoted her life to her family, working hard and believing in God. Lee enjoyed making new friends. She will be forever missed and always cherished in our hearts.
She was preceded in death by her children Rama and Sam.
Lee is survived by her children; Shahnawaz, Sunder Morgan, Sira Taylor & Ram Tipton. She is also lovingly survived by her 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
On behalf of our family, we say "Mom we love you! We will miss your beautiful smile and strong spirit, God Bless.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 4 PM at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1024 Cayuga Street, Santa Cruz,
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to be made to the Vietnam Veterans.