Clara Rivera

Obituary of Clara T. Rivera

Clara Torres Rivera, 80, of Elizabeth, died on Sunday at Father Hudson House, Elizabeth. Relatives & Friends are kindly invited To attend the funeral service on Wednesday, February 28 from the August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home, 139 Westfield Ave., Elizabeth at 8:00 PM. Visiting Wednesday 4 – 8:30 PM. Clara was born in Guayama, Puerto Rico & came to this country in 1967 settling in Elizabeth. She was employed as a sales clerk for Poppy's, Elizabeth for many years before retiring. She is predeceased by her husband Modesto Rivera Rodriguez who died in 2014. She is survived by 3 sons, Jesus Rivera & his wife Luz of Statesville, N.C., Vicente Rivera & his wife Isabel Vizquez of Elizabeth & Reuben Rivera & his wife Christine Torres of Orlando, Florida. A daughter Marta Rivera Sullivan & her husband Joseph of Elizabeth. 3 Sisters, Carlina Rivera of MA., Socorro Rivera of Elizabeth & Eneida Cruz or Puerto Rico. 9 Grandchildren & 10 Great Grandchildren.
Wednesday
28
February

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home
139 Westfield Avenue
Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Wednesday
28
February

Funeral Service

8:00 pm
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home
139 Westfield Avenue
Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

Brig.Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Mem. Cemetery
350 Provinceline Road
Wrightstown, New Jersey, United States