SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A Sacramento family surprised their 89-year-old great-grandmother with a social distance Easter parade.
Mary Rojas is used to daily visits from her family and friends but because of the coronavirus and statewide stay-at-home order, she’s gone nearly a month without a visit from anyone.READ MORE: Motorcycle Rider Crashes, Dies Just Off I-80 In Vallejo
“We needed a lift, just doing this for her,” said Mellisa Ortiz, Rojas’ granddaughterREAD MORE: Fire Breaks Out At Building In North Sacramento
For more than 65 years, the close-knit family has gathered to celebrate holidays at their great-grandmother’s home in East Sacramento.MORE NEWS: CHP Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver In Sacramento
This year, they wanted to give everyone a much-needed emotional boost with this special one-of-a-kind family celebration.