Zenaida C. Tentoco (nee Cayetano), age 79, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at St. Luke's Hospital - Milwaukee.
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Born in Manila, Philippines, on September 17, 1939, she was daughter of the late Simeon and Margarita (Castro) Cayetano.
On January 1, 1965, she married Mauro Tentoco who preceded her in death in August 14, 1997. They are now dancing for their 54th anniversary.
Zeny to friends, was a graduate of Caloocan High School and finished her Masters in Philippine College of Commerce (now PUP).
She started her career as a typist in the Department of Health (Philippines) and retired after over 40 years of service as an Administrative Assistant Officer.
She enjoyed her time crocheting, listening to country music, exercising, reading, and catching up with friends and families on the computer. She loves the color Purple!
Survivors include her three children, Maurizenia (Rogaciano) Catacutan, Angelita both from Manila, Philippines and Mayona (John) Nielson of Salem, WI; two grandchildren, Camille Jae and Jairus Roben; and, a brother Orestes Cayetano.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Salud Estaris, and two brothers Paris and Phidiphidias Cayetano.
A memorial service will be held in the Philippines at a later date.
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