May 5, 1977- October 7, 2022\nMiriam Jeanneth Maldonado Ayala was born in San Pedro Sula, Honduras on May 5, 1977.\nAt the age of 12, she went to live in Cortés, where she worked and later met the father of her first\n3 children. In 1999 she took a leap of faith and moved to the United States. In Virginia she started a new life as a woman of faith and a working mother. She married in 2009 and she had 2 more children.\nDuring her life she fulfilled many of the goals she had set out to accomplish. Miriam fought with\na lot of courage the last two years of her life. Until the end she had a smile on her face.\nSHe died on October 7 in the hospital with her daughter by her side. She was a dedicated mother, a loyal wife, a dutiful daughter, a wise sister, a loving grandmother, a true friend but above all, a woman of God.