Olga Moreno Carreño
Olga Moreno Carreño, passed on September 1, 2018, at the age of 88. She was the beloved wife and soulmate of 61 years to Alberto Carreño and loving sister, mother, NaNa, Great NaNa, cousin and friend.
She was born in Superior, AZ, but was raised in Camp 54 Litchfield Park and then Avondale, AZ. After marriage, she moved to Phoenix where she raised her four children. She later spent her retirement years in Peoria, AZ.
Olga worked for Goodyear/Loral Aerospace for 37 years and retired as a tool crib attendant. She also worked on airships, balloon characters for Macy’s Day Parade, float balloons for Apollo spacecraft and crash proof fuel cells during her time of employment.
She loved to dance and performed with the Glendale Boot Scooters Country Line Dancers. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, kids, and friends and spending time up north in her cabin.
Olga is survived by her husband, Alberto; sons, David Carreño (Barbara), Bill Carreño (Jean), and James Carreño (Barb); daughter, Carrie Aldridge (John); sister, Socorro Cons; granddaughters, Andrea Herrera (Jasper), and Sydney Aldridge; grandsons, Billy Carreño (Ciera), Kyle Carreño, Matthew Aldridge; three great-grandchildren, six step-grandchildren; 16 step-great-grandchildren; and seven step-great-great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be held at 9:30 am followed by a rosary at 10:30 am and a funeral mass at 11:00 am, Thursday, September 13, 2018, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 539 E La Pasada Blvd, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, 9925 W. Thomas Road, Avondale, AZ 85392. A reception will be held following the services at Estrella Vista Reception Center, 1471 N Eliseo Felix Jr Way, Avondale, AZ 85323.