Jan. 5, 1998 Richmond Contra Costa County California, USA
At 19, Vera married her childhood sweetheart, Lonnie. To this union 6 boys were born. With Lonnie having been diagnosed with cancer and preparing for final goodbyes, Vera was stricken with a stroke. Lonnie, then preparing to say goodbye to his life love, died 3 Jan 1998. Vera would follow 2 days later, 5 Jan 1998.