Mary Maria was born on July 23, 1929 in California to her mother Lucille Da Purifica,Cao and her father Joseph Almeida both natives of Portugal. Mary passed to a better life on November 14, 2013 in Sylmar, California at the age of 84 years. Mary's funeral services are being handled by Funeraria Del Angel JT Oswald in San Fernando. A viewing will take place at the mortuary chapel on Monday November 25, 2013 from 4-8:30pm, a rosary will take place that same night at 6:00pm. a funeral service will take place the following morning of Tuesday November 26, 2013 at Saint Didacus Catholic Church in San Fernando, California at 11:00am with a burial to follow at Eternal Valley Memorial Park in New Hall, California at 1:00pm where Mary Maria will be placed to rest. Mary Maria will be missed by all her family and friends whom loved her very much.