Altagracia Sepulveda age 95, of Utica, passed away on Sunday April 23, 2023, with her loving family by her side.
She was born on May 13, 1927, in Puerto Rico, a daughter of the late Pedro Sepulveda and Agustina Melendez and was educated in Puerto Rico. She was married to Juan Melendez in Puerto Rico, a loving union, blessed with many years until his passing on December 8, 2010.
Altagracia was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother whose life centered around her family. They will hold her memory in their hearts.
Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law Alberto and Emma Melendez and Roberto and Julia Melendez all of Utica; Her beloved grandchildren, Nilsa, Billy, Joel, Darwin, Roberto jr, Edwin, and Andy Melendez, followed by 15 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren, her brothers and sisters in Puerto Rico and many nieces and nephews.
The family will celebrate her life in a private ceremony. She will be laid to rest next to her husband in St. Agnes Cemetery.