|Birth: ||Jan. 9, 1958|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 2011|
Santa Barbara County
Christina (Vasquez) Amaro passed away Saturday, August 20th, 2011 from injuries sustained from a sudden brain aneurism. She was surrounded in her final days with the loving care of her three sons.
Christina was born January 9, 1958 in Oxnard; where she was raised until she moved to Santa Maria in 1989. Christina was a strong, beautiful, and independent woman who raised three boys as a single mother. Christina put herself through cosmetology school and worked as a hair stylist at "Blades" from 1990-1999. She started her own salon, "Strandz 2K" in 2000 and ended her business in 2002. For the past seven years she has worked for Lincare in Santa Maria. Christina was a hard and dedicated worker who always put family first. She was an avid member of her church, "The Church For Life" where she enjoyed her worship group and bible study. Christina was known throughout her community as a fun loving, outgoing individual with a great sense of humor. She always had a warm, embracing smile that could light up any room. Her legacy will continue to shine down on us from the heavens above to the darkest valleys below.
Christina is survived by her parents Oscar and Carmen Vasquez of Santa Maria, brother Robert Vasquez of Santa Maria, sister Barbara Walsh of Moorpark, three children Jose M. Amaro his wife Sylvia of Oxnard, Andrew "Andy" his wife Selena of Los Angeles, Richard "Richie" Amaro of Oxnard, seven grandchildren Delaina, Alyssa, Andrew, Anabelle, Miriah, Marrissa and Daniel Amaro, numerous nieces, nephews and her four legged daughter Cinnamon.
Christina is preceded in death by her two sisters Sandy Anky, Teresa "Terry" Vasquez, her older brother David R. Vasquez, and her niece Delaina Jacquez.
Her family would like to extend their warmest gratitude for the compassion the community has shown throughout this tragedy.
Santa Maria Cemetery District
Santa Barbara County
Created by: Inge and Patrick Campbel...
Record added: Aug 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75504929