Dora Maria Espinoza

  • Born: November 19, 1935
  • Died: February 22, 2022
  • Location: San Mateo, California

Sneider & Sullivan & O'Connell's Funeral Home - FD-230

977 S. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
Tel. (650) 343-1804

Tribute & Message From The Family

Dora passed away peacefully on Tuesday with her daughters by her side. Dora touched many lives with her caring and outgoing personality.

Dora was married to Patricio Espinoza until he passed in February 1996. Dora was born in Chimayo, New Mexico. She came to California with her husband and found work at Eimac until she retired from there. Dora found herself back in New Mexico where she worked at Sombrillo Convalescent in Los Alamos. Always caring for others in her life. Dora moved back to Ca. after the death of her only son Patricio (Tootie) Espinoza Jr.

Dora is survived by her devoted children, Sherlyn Bradley, Patricio (Tootie) Espinoza Jr., and Betty DiMatteo. She had two caring son in laws Larry Bradley(deceased) and David DiMatteo. Dora had eight grandchildren. Michael Bradley, Raychel Bradley, Jessica Correa, Sirena Espinoza, Sergio Espinoza, Anthony Espinoza, Ricky Espinoza, Danny Espinoza, Dominic Espinoza, Diana Sandoval, Monica Vallejo and Joseph DiMatteo. She had 25 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. She will be truly missed by all who knew her vibrant and outgoing spirit.

Visitation begins at 4pm followed by a funeral service at 7pm on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at Sneider & Sullivan & O'Connell's Funeral Home, 977 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA.


Condolence & Memory Journal


Grandma Dora you meant so much to me. I know that you are happy in heaven with Grandpa, Your Parents and My Dad. You are such a beautiful person, loving and caring to all around you and im going to miss you. Please hug my Dad and kiss him when you see him. I love you Grandma

Posted by Sirena Espinoza - Manteca, CA - family   March 03, 2022

Sherlyn, you are a special lady going through a lots of life changing events, animo my lady, keep on being the strong lady that you have always being. I am here to support you in any way possible

Posted by Norberto Bonilla - Vallejo, CA - Family Friend   March 02, 2022

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