Sarafina, the pregnant wife of building janitor Carlos Mendoza, goes into labor and gives birth to their son in the Season 2 "AITF" episode "The Elevator Story".
|Pregnant wife of Carlos, the janitor/building manager at the Friedman Building in Queens, NY|
|Appeared on:||All In The Family|
|Episodes appeared in:||"The Elevator Story" in Season 2|
|Character played by:||Edith Diaz|
Sarafina Mendoza was the pregnant wife of Carlos Mendoza, janitor/building manager in Season 2 of All In The Family episode "The Elevator Story". The part of Sarafina was played by actress Edith Diaz, who made an appearance as a choir nun in both the Sister Act and Sister Act 2:Back In The Habit films, and who also co-starred with Hector Elizondo, (who appeared with her in "The Elevator Story" episode) in the short-lived CBS-TV series "Popi".
Sarafina, who goes into labor in the elevator at the Friedman Building while the Bunkers and Stivics were about to eat dinner at a restaurant, Pascuale's, located there, apparently has a sense of humor; when her husband Carlos introduces Archie, who's stuck in the elevator with them and two others, she jokingly asks Archie, "Are you pregnant?"