Lydia Moreno passed away on Tuesday, June 18, at her home in Grandview, Washington, surrounded and supported by her loving family.
The beloved daughter of Joe and Olga Brito, Lydia was born in Los Angeles County, California, and was raised in Orosi. It was in Orosi where Lydia met her future husband, Arturo Moreno, as she and him were both neighbors growing up.
She left her legacy in Washington, where she worked as a teacher’s aide for Yakima Valley College. Lydia also worked as a Volunteer Coordinator for the non-profit agency Life Options.
She is survived by her husband, Arturo Moreno, whom she shared 46 years of marriage with, and two daughters and son-in-law, Valerie and Carlos Ramos Jr. and Lisa Moreno, and in addition, her three grandchildren Carlos, Daniel and Mia Ramos.
She is also survived by her siblings, Albert and Yuri Brito, Rudy and Rosa Brito, Oralia Brito, Sam and Judy Brito, Richard and Francisca Brito, Manuel and Karen Brito, Andy Brito, Yolanda and Mark Vanscoy, Alicia and Bryan Brown and Daniel and Terry Brito.
She is preceded in death by her loving father, Joe P. Brito.
Lydia Moreno will be remembered as the finest loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend that one could only dream to find, also for her steadfast belief in Christ and his return to reunite all his children in the second coming.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday June 29, 2019 at 3:00 pm at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Sunnyside, WA. In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to Life Options. Those wishing to sign
Lydia’s online memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com
Smith Funeral Homes in care of arrangements.