Margo M. Ulis

margo ulis

December 4, 1939 ~ August 1, 2023

Born in: San Salvador, El Salvador
Resided in: Fremont, California

Margo M. Ulis, 83,  passed away peacefully on August 1, 2023 at home surrounded by her family. She was born, December 4, 1939, in San Salvador, and brought to the United States at the age of 4 by her adopted parents, Migel and Rosa De Pinida. She became a proud U.S. citizen at the age of 18.  She grew up in Boulder Creek and San Francisco before settling down in Fremont, Ca. in 1973.

Margo graduated from San Lorenzo Valley High School and attended San Francisco State University. She enjoyed a long, successful, career with Select Sysco foods. Upon retirement, Margo pursued her life long love of children, becoming “Ms. Margo”, dedicated childcare care provider to a majority of the neighboorhood children. 

Margo was the devoted wife of the late John Ulis for 51 years. Loving mother to Brian Ulis, Therese Ulis, Richard Ulis, Lisa Lopez and her husband,  Fred Lopez. Proud grandmother of Kiel Ulis, Camaren Ulis, Zandria Ulis, Daniel Ulis-Cragin, Anthony Lopez, and her 4 great-grandchildren Cole Cragin, Max Cragin, Matthias Ulis, and Olivia Herrera-Ulis. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, cousins, Godchildren, and cherished friends.

Margo was a proud member of the Young Ladies Institute for over 50 years, and more recently the Red Hats Society and a member of Holy Spirit Parish. Margo loved to travel, garden, read, and spend time with family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to her families memorial scholarship which raises money for children living with Type 1 Diabetes called Run 2 End T1D or St. Judes Hospital. 

A celebration of Life will be held for Margo on September 9th, at 3 pm @ Holy Spirit Church Peace Center.


Celebration of Life: September 9, 2023 3:00 pm

Room: Holy Spirit Church Peace Center

Holy Spirit Church
37588 Fremont Blvd
Fremont, CA 94536


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