Vicenta Socorro Rojas Garcia, 98, known as Vicentita to those who had the honor and privilege of knowing and loving her, passed away peacefully on March 22, 2016 at her home in Windsor, Ca.
Vicenta was born June 27, 1917 to Roman Rojas and Josefa Garcia in Ocoyotepec, Mexico. She dedicated her life caring for and loving her family. She also enjoyed nurturing her plants, sewing, cooking, and feeding her loved ones, as well as keeping a clean, warm and loving home.
Vicenta has joined our Lord, her parents, and six siblings in heaven.
She is survived by her only daughter Carmen Salgado and Daniel; granddaughters Alejandra Mendez and Leobardo, Carmen Salgado, Reina Salgado and Alfonso Salinas, and Lily Salgado-Barrera and Jose; grandsons Daniel Salgado and Rhonda, and Juan Salgado and Leticia; and 14 great grandchildren. Vicenta will be missed very much by all whose lives she touched with her warm smile and maternal embrace.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 29th from 4:00-8:00 p.m. with a rosary at 6:30 p.m. at Eggen & Lance Chapel; 1540 Mendocino Avenue in Santa Rosa. A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, March 30th at 11: 00 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church; 208 Matheson Street in Healdsburg. Burial to follow at Santa Rosa Memorial Park; 1900 Franklin Avenue in Santa Rosa.