Mrs. Svea Inger Mae Valenzuela, 92, of 235 Walker St., Lenox MA passed away Friday, May 9, 2014 at Hillcrest Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Pittsfield, MA. Born in Sweden on December 21, 1921, the daughter of Charles and Selma (Josephson) Leaf, she emigrated to the U.S. through Ellis Island at age two. She attended schools in Westchester County, New York.
Mrs. Valenzuela formerly lived in Somers, NY and was a devoted wife and beloved mother to her three children and loving grandmother to many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mrs. Valenzuela loved to travel and was an avid golfer. As a very “caring soul”, people just loved to be with her.