Dr. Maria A. Moniz, 52, of North Hollywood, Calif. and former Bristol resident passed away on February 17, 2013. Maria was the daughter of the late Manuel and Marlene Moniz of Bristol. She is survived by her life partner, Frances Teasley; brothers, Manuel and Michael Moniz; sister, Margaret Aldridge (Moniz); niece, Paige Cory (Moniz); and nephew, Shawn Moniz.
She was a graduate of the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in Whittier, Calif., class of 1998. A gathering of her remembrance for family and friends will be held at The Cup Defenders Hall, 230 Wood St., Bristol on Tuesday, March 19 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.