Milagros (Mila) Ubaldo Tiña Dizon Perry entered peacefully into rest at home in San Leandro, California on November 18, 2020. She was 91 years old.
Born September 10, 1929 in Manila, Philippines to parents Antonia and Paulino Tiña. She was the eighth of nine siblings, preceded in death by Jose, Carmen, Ernesto, Francisco, Alice, Felicisimo, Leticia, and Roberto.
Mila migrated to New York in the 1970s and worked at ITT Corporation and Sumitomo Corporation. She moved to California in the 1990s and worked at Macy’s until she retired at 86 years old. She loved to go shopping at Macy's and shared her discount with her family.
Mila is survived by her three children, Susana D. Castro (pre-deceased Raul), Manuel T. Dizon (Monsy) and Elizabeth D. Tison (Tito). Mila was a beloved grandmother to eight grandchildren Paolo A. Dizon (Elena), Patrick A. Dizon (Joyce) Pamela A. Carter (Brian) Patricia A. Sheehan (Brian) Leslie Anne Ramos (Gary) Glenn Castro (Mikke) Jaimie Tison and Brian Tison (Jocelyn); proud great-grandmother to sixteen great grandchildren; Cheska, Yza, Joaquin, Patrick, Meagan, TeeJay, Alexandria, Isabella, Liam, Brianna, Austin, Karina, Sean, Megan, Brisa and Sabrina; and has many nieces, nephews and friends.
Above all, faith and family were the focus of Mila’s life.
Visitation have been entrusted to Grissom's Chapel & Mortuary on December 3-4, 2020.