Macaria (Gonzalez) SakaiApril 18, 1923 ~ November 20, 2017 (age 94)
Macaria Sakai passed away in her 94th year on Monday, November 20, 2017. She was born in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico on April 18, 1923 to proud parents Policiano Gonzalez and Tomasa (Francisca) Zavala
Predeceased by her husband Tadao Sakai - he was Japanese-American who joined the 444th Regiment/ 100th Battalion - a war hero.
Predeceased by mother, father and 6 siblings.
Grandmother to Dean Garcia
Beloved aunt to Gladys Plate, Michael Gonzalez, Michael Gonzalez Jr, Ida Lebron, Andre Lebron, Ralph Torrellos, Scott Torrellos, Tina Gonzalez, Raul Garcia Jr, Elizabeth Spellman, Gloria Garcia, Crystal Romero, Amalia Greene, Lisa Greene
A private cremation will be conducted by McNulty Funeral Home, Inc. 3006 Middletown Road Bronx, New York 10461 on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at The Woodlawn Cemetery. Interment of her ashes will occur at Calverton National Cemetery in Calverton, New York with her beloved husband Tadao who predeceased her on April 21, 1993.
Family and friends are invited to McNulty Funeral Home, Inc. on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 5:30 - 6:30 PM for a memorial service.