Shortly after retiring, Souza got anxious and started making coffee at Espresso 58 in Pleasant Hill. She’s been at it for 17 years and a birthday wasn’t an excuse to take the day off.
Her secret to a long and happy life?
“A lot of coffee (laughs). Coffee works,” Souza said.
Souza says work keeps her going. It’s a place where she can stay in touch with the community and get lots of good coffee.