Aracely Aldridge

Aracely Aldridge Resident of San Mateo Nov. 21, 1920 - Jan. 3, 2013 Born in Chile as Aracely Galdames-Perez, Ara immigrated to the United States on a scholarship, earning her Masters degree in Social Work from the University of Iowa in 1953. She married William E. Aldridge in 1956, divorced in 1967, raising her two daughters while working for San Mateo County as a licensed clinical social worker in Adoptions and Child Protective Services, as well as a marriage counselor. She retired in 1987, enjoying the Foster City Senior Center and the Menlo Park Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her daughters Vivian and Eve Aldridge, and her sister, Lucy Martinez. To learn more, please visit: SNEIDER & SULLIVAN & O'CONNELL'S FUNERAL HOME (650) 343-1804

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Jan. 13, 2013