OBITUARY

Nelly Africa

November 3, 1925February 28, 2014

On February 28th, 2014 our loving and much loved Mother and Wife, Nelly Rosario Africa, passed from this Earth into the arms of her next life, leaving behind her two sons, Marlon and Jeffery, her husband Jack, and granddaughter Flora; all of whom are better people today for having had her in our lives.

Born in Antofagasta, Chile on November 3, 1925, she came to America in 1950 to forge a new life. In 1952, while in San Francisco, she met her future husband of 60 years, Jack Africa, and began her new adventure.

Always carrying herself with grace and dignity, she skillfully wove the fabric that held our family together. She was our unsung hero and she will be sorely missed.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, March 5, 2014
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 5, 2014
REMEMBERING

Nelly Africa

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Gladys Kitagawa

March 3, 2014

To Jack & family....I am so sorry for your loss. I will always treasure the friendship I had with Nelly and will miss her so much. She had the best sense of humor...she leaves me with great memories!

FROM THE FAMILY