Rashida Felix (1951 - 2018)

  • "I am so sorry for your loss. May you receive strength and..."
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Rashida Felix was born October 30, 1951 in Stockton, California. She passed away peacefully surrounded by family on August 7, 2018 in Sacramento, CA. Her passing occurred after a long battle of illness at the age of 66. She graduated from Edison High School in Stockton, CA and received her Bachelor's degree from Antioch University in Yellow Springs, Ohio. She traveled extensively spending time in Paris, Cairo, Washington D.C. and New York. She was an avid reader and enjoyed collecting comic books. She worked as a Rehabilitation Counselor for the State of California. She loved to engage in lively discussions about politics and social justice topics. As we all know, Rashida had a deep love for her cats. Rashida was preceded in death by her parents Earlean Felix and Paul Felix. She is survived by a number of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives. Services will be held at the Greater Sacramento Muslim Cemetery located at 6330 Eagles Nest Rd, Sacramento, CA 95830 on Saturday, August 11 at 1:45pm. Flowers should be sent to 2528 51st Avenue, Sacramento, CA, 95828. A celebration of life will be held following the service.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Aug. 10, 2018