Alma appeared on the Wahlberg family’s reality show
on A&E called “Wahlburgers
,” which provided a behind-the-scenes look at running a family restaurant.
“Alma is the matriarch of the Wahlberg family. As the mother of nine children, she has seen it all. Alma worked as a bank clerk and nurse’s aide to make ends meet while raising her children in tight quarters on the Dorchester streets where she grew up,” the show’s website said