Sandra Christina Miranda 40 of New Bedford passed away at her parents home after a long illness. She was the daughter of Jose and Maria G. (Victorino) Miranda. She was born in Chaves , Portugal and had lived in New Bedford for many years. Sandra was a communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. She was employed as a CNA for Personal Touch until her illness. Survivors include her parents, her companion Kevin Serpa, her son Jace Cole Serpa , her sister Maria F. Miranda all of New Bedford. 2 nieces Hailey Vera and Leah Vera. At her request all of her funeral services will be private.