April 3, 2022, 92, Goldsboro –
Everalda Ocasio Segui Pecunia, 92, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 3, 2022, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Born on August 9, 1929, in Isabela, Puerto Rico, she was daughter to the late Quintin Ocasio and Andrea Segui. Everalda married the love of her life, Noel Pecunia on January 1, 1949.
She was a graduate of Aguadilla High School, class of 1948. Everalda worked as an artisan instructor and was active in Officer’s wives’ clubs at the bases where Noel was stationed, and in numerous women’s clubs in Puerto Rico. She was a registered artisan in the Institute of Culture and Development of Puerto Rico. Her work was recognized by Mayaguez University, Inter-American University, and the regional college of Aguadilla, she enjoyed sewing, knitting and crocheting and was an expert bobbin lace maker and instructor. Everalda self-published a book of poetry entitled “Ensuenos” (Dreams) in 1994. She was grateful to have been able to live in Germany. While there, she had the privilege of visiting Denmark, the Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, England, and France. She also lived in the Republic of Panama.
A service to celebrate Everalda’s life will be held on April 30, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home with Rev. Roch T. Drozdzik presiding . The family will receive friends following the service.
Everalda is survived by her children, Wanda Nieves and husband, Luis, Myrna Meling and husband, John, Sonia Price and husband, Mike, Noel David Pecunia and wife, Vicky; grandchildren, Wanda Stephenson, Aixa Kimes, Cristina Nieves, Stefanie Meling, Gail Anne Williams, Amanda Meling, David Pecunia; great-grandchildren, Alexandra Kimes, Garrett Kimes, Gabrielle Stephenson, Whitley Stephenson, Jacob Marko, and Elias Marko.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Noel Pecunia, her parents, and sisters.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or 3HC Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Ct, Goldsboro, NC 27534.
Services are entrusted in the care of Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com .