Marlborough – Bertha Velasquez, 80, died Saturday, May 24, 2014 at her home in Marlborough. She was born in Huancyo, Peru, the daughter of the late Victor and Susana (Cumpa) Velasquez, and split her time living between Marlborough and Peru.
Ms. Velasquez was employed as a nurse for 35 years, working in many different places in her home country.
She is survived by two brothers, Cesar Velasquez of Marlborough and Pedro Velasquez of Peru; one niece, Valeria Velasquez; two nephews, Vladimir and Victor Velasquez; and many great-nieces and great-nephews.
Her funeral Mass will be held Saturday, June 7, at 9:00 a.m., in the Immaculate Conception Church, 11 Prospect St., Marlborough.