November 17, 1953 ~ March 18, 2023
Ronilda (Romy) Bender, 69, died March 18, 2023, at her home in Malden, Massachusetts. She was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil to Rosa and Alvaro Pacheco.
She moved to the United States in 1978 and lived in Malden with her beloved chihuahua – Mirra.
She traveled through life to the beat of her own drum; she loved the beach and had a passion for nature and animals.
She is survived by her extended family and sister Rosalia in Brazil. Daughters Caren and Camilla, son in-laws John and Ricky and her two grandchildren.
Per her wishes, there will be no funeral or memorial services. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later time for immediate family.
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