November 20, 1936 ~ April 12, 2012
Gods chariot came to take Matilda Morua to join her husband Louie to the gates of heaven in the presence of her family. Born Matilda Rodarte in Niles, CA to Santiago and Guadalupe Rodarte on November 20th, 1936. Matilda passed away on April 12th, 2012 in Hayward, CA at the age of 75. She took great pride in her sons Michael, Ernie, and Louie. She adored her grandchildren; Justin (12), Jordan (9), Joseph (5), and Naya (3). Sister to Nayo, Lola, Eva and Sandy; beloved Auntie to all nephews and nieces, family Matriarch, friend to many. Matilda lived a beautiful life. She devoted every moment to her loving family especially her grandchildren. She will always be loved, forever missed, but never forgotten. Matilda truly completed her mission in life with the hearts she filled with love. All are invited for a viewing Sunday April 15th, 1-5 p.m. with a 4:30 p.m. vigil at Berge-Pappas-Smith Chapel of the Angels, 40842 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA. Mass of Resurrection will be 11:00 a.m. Monday April 16th at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, 40382 Fremont Blvd Fremont CA. Final rest will be Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, 1051 Harder Rd Hayward, CA. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Ronald McDonald House at Stanford 520 Sand Hill Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304 or Sister John Marie's Pantry PO Box 3276 Mission Blvd Fremont, CA 94539.