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Teresa Cruz Rivera Teresa Cruz Rivera Teresa Cruz Rivera Teresa Cruz Rivera Teresa Cruz Rivera Teresa Cruz Rivera
In Memory of
Teresa
Cruz Rivera (Cruz)
1935 - 2018
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Obituary for Teresa Cruz Rivera (Cruz)

Teresa  Cruz Rivera (Cruz)
Teresa Cruz Rivera, 83, of Puerto Rico, entered into her eternal rest on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at her son’s home in Ewing, NJ. Teresa moved to the area after being displaced from her beautiful homeland in Puerto Rico by hurricane Maria. She resided in Florida for a few months with one of her sons before returning to Ewing, where she was able to spend her last days surrounded by her family. Teresa was a humble and simple person who always took care of others despite her own hardships, taking in other family members when in need. She was a kind and loving person to everyone. Teresa was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She will truly be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Teresa was preceded in death by her parents, Franciso Cruz and Maria Gonzalez Cruz; her beloved husband Enrique Rivera; and many siblings; She is survived by her 9 children: Margarita and husband Benjami Santiago, Enrique Rivera and wife Hedda, Carmen Rivera, Antonia and husband Maverick Grier, Juan Rivera and wife Rosa, Wilfredo Rivera and wife Nilsa, William Rivera and wife Antonia, Angel Rivera and wife Cheryl, and Yvette Rivera and Edward Wade; 17 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and other family and friends.

A Celebration of Teresa’s life will be held Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Parkside Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 1584 Parkside Ave., Ewing, NJ 08638. Family and friends may call Wednesday morning from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, 1200 Cedar Lane, Hamilton, NJ. Please visit Teresa’s tribute page at www.brennacellinifuneralhomes.com
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609-584-8080 Brenna-Cellini Funeral Homes
2365 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Email: brennacellini2365@verizon.net
609-584-8080 Brenna-Cellini Funeral Homes
2365 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Email: brennacellini2365@verizon.net