Virginia Escoto Walderrama

Virginia Escoto Walderrama

September 29, 1927 – December 25, 2021

Virginia Walderrama, 94 of Manteca, passed away at the age of 94. Virginia was born in LaVerne, CA.  She was married to Albert Walderrama on July 29, 1946.  They married one week after meeting each other and spent over 50 years together.  She enjoyed drawing and painting, spending time with her family. She served in her church along with her husband.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Albert Walderrama, her sons Edward Walderrama and Richard Walderrama, her brothers Femio Escoto, Nate Escoto, Braulio Escoto, Elias Escoto, Avelino Escoto and Jose Escoto, her sisters Madia Escoto and Catalina Escoto.

She is survived by her daughters Helen Quiroz of Manteca and Lisa Martinez of San Jose, 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 4pm on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Allen Mortuary, 247 N. Broadway in Turlock.  Burial will be private at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, Santa Nella.


  • Regina Greer January 6, 2022 1:05 am

    My grandma had a love that was unconditional, unwaivering and selfless. She always put the needs of her family and others first. She gave her time, energy, finances, hime and faith to make sure others were taken care of. That’s just who she was. Always giving the Best of herself. She has been my inspiration. Loving you always, grandma. We will see you again.

  • Nini Avila January 6, 2022 1:08 am

    I love you so much Tia, you will always be so beautiful and loving in my eyes. I would always say you were the closest person I have next to my grandma (your sister Catalina) May you RIP, I hope you are rejoicing in heaven with all our loved ones!

  • Priscilla M E January 7, 2022 10:57 pm

    Love you Tia you are a beautiful and graceful woman. I am grateful to have had the time with you that we didn’t together at tios. Loved hearing your stories of your life growing up. You are loved and missed

  • Christina Castillo January 8, 2022 12:59 am

    Grandma, I love you and Thank you for all the unconditional love you gave us. It’s been a blessing having you as my ” gamma”. May you be in peace and dancing with the angels. I hope grandpa greeted you in heaven. ❤ I will see you again and hold on to all the memories until then. You were one of the best. You are missed.

  • Daisy Rosas January 8, 2022 8:30 pm

    Grandma/Great Grandma/Great Great Grandma,
    You will be missed by so many. I am fortunate to have known you for about 30+ years. Since day one you have treated me with kindness and always shared fond memories with my children and thier children. God Bless the family and say Hi to Grandpa Bob for us. We love you!

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