Born to a wealthy family. Married to Joseph Vilallong at age 18. Mother and grand-mother. Widow. Founded the Institute of the Sisters of Guardian Angels to work with abandoned and neglected children.
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- “Blessed Rafaela Ybarra Arambarri de Villalonga“. Saints.SQPN.com. 31 January 2014. Web. 20 October 2014. <>