Susan Margaret Vieira passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, surrounded by family and friends. She was born on January 8, 1950 in San Jose to Richard and Eileen Vieira of Saratoga.
Susan grew up in Santa Clara County. She graduated from Mother Butler Memorial High School in 1968. After high school she attended San Jose State School of Nursing, where she received her degree in Nursing. She later went on to receive her Masters Degree in Nursing from San Jose State University and was accepted into the Doctorate Program at the University of California, San Francisco. Susan was passionate about traveling and visited 77 countries in her lifetime.
For 30 years, Susan dedicated her life to the care of others. She worked as a nurse for Valley Medical Center; Alexian Brothers Hospital; Los Gatos Community Hospital; Public Health Nursing in Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties. She was also a school nurse for the NASA Space Camp Program and the Santa Clara Unified School District.
Susan is survived by her loving sisters Jacquelyn M. Peregoy of Carlsbad, CA; Elizabeth A. Singh of Gilroy, CA; Julie T. Serna of Gilroy, CA; her loving nieces, nephews, great nephew, Godchildren, and numerous other relatives.
A Memorial Service will be held at Darling Fischer Campbell Memorial Chapel, 213 E. Campbell Avenue, Campbell, CA from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM on September 9, 2017. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, and the Kristina Chesterman Memorial Clinic.
September 9, 2017
Darling & Fischer Campbell Memorial Chapel
231 E. Campbell Ave.
Campbell, CA 95008
of Bridget Cowles
Fairfield, CA 94534