Gladys Rivera

Burial Date:

August 21, 2017

Birth & Death Date:

February 21, 1935 - October 20, 2014

Funeral Home:

Ridge Hill Memorial Park (Directions)


Ridge Hill Memorial Park - Graveside Service (Directions)

LORAIN– Gladys Rivera, age 79, of Lorain, passed away suddenly on Monday, October 20, 2014, at her home.
She was born on February 21, 1935, in Santurce, Puerto Rico, and had moved to New York in the 1950's. She lived in Lorain for the past 23 years. 
Gladys enjoyed working at the Veterans Hospital in New York for many years, before moving to Lorain. After moving here, she worked at El Centro and had been a long-time active member with the Senior Center. 
She enjoyed Bingo, crocheting, cooking, and spending her time with her family and friends.
Gladys is survived by her former husband, Cecilio Tito Rivera, Sr., her son, Cecilio Richard Rivera, of New York City, her granddaughters; Erica Monclova, of Lorain, Christina Beltran, of Lorain, Wendy Rivera, of New York, and Javilette Rivera, of New York. She is also survived by her brother and sister.
She was preceded in death by her parents; Gegrerio and Petra (nee Cruz) Melendez, and her daughter, Mildred Cosme Rivera, on August 22, 2010.

Burial Location

Section: - L - Lot Number: 150 Space: 6


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