Altina Monteiro was born in St Michael, Azores, Portugal. She worked hard in the clothing industry, but the joy in her life was in her family and her friends. She loved all people whom she came to know and all people loved her back. Altina loved to travel, but it was coming home to her family that was her happy place. She is predecesed by her husband Ernesto Jacinto Amaral and her parents Manual and Maria. She leaves behind her loving family, consisting of her daughter Olivia (Eduardo), Sons, Ernesto (Dora), Jason (Carla), Jorge (Terezinha). She also leaves 9 grandchildren, Lisa, Susan, Derrik, Melinda, Amanda, Jonathan, George, Celeste, and Douglas. She leaves 7 Great-grandchildren, Caleb, Ethan, Jayden, Elias, Asher, William and Bianca.
She will be missed by many that knew and loved her.