Milagro L. Luciano, a nurse's aide, died Friday in Millard Fillmore Hospital after a long illness. She was 52.
Born in Buffalo, Ms. Luciano graduated from Bishop O'Hern High School. In addition, she earned a degree in substance abuse counseling.
As a nurse's aide, Ms. Luciano worked for Lutheran Church Home of Buffalo for five years until her death. She also was a licensed cosmetologist.
Surviving are two sons, Jose J. of Buffalo and Roy Rodriguez of Burbank, Calif.; a sister, Lillian Gilliam of Buffalo; a brother, Jose A. Jr. of Florida; and two grandchildren.
Services were held today in Lombardo Funeral Home, Buffalo.