Born November 2, 1941 in San Diego, CA to Juan and Theresa Buso. Chatie was the fifth of seven children, her early years were spent in Old Town San Diego. She went on to become a skilled seamstress, as well as a sought after hair stylist. Chatie was a devoted homemaker and a loving mother to her four sons. She cherished her many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Chatie passed away peacefully on September 28, 2021 after a long illness, surrounded by family.