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Vilma Rivera

March 30, 1951 September 5, 2022
Vilma Rivera
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Vilma Rivera, 71 of Allentown, passed away peacefully after battling cancer on September 5, 2022. She was the beloved wife of Jose L. Rivera. Born in New York City, she was the daughter of the late Leonardo Prieto and Aida (Vasquez) Prieto.


She was a member of Life Church in Nazareth. She was a homemaker who took pride in her family. 

She was very generous and strong willed and fought her illness with strength and dignity. She will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her.


She will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Jose L. Rivera, her children; Janet Ortiz, Jose Rivera, Rosa Rivera, James Rivera, Sr., Tina Rivera, and Brian Mulrooney; sister, Aida Santos, and grandchildren; Henry, Richie, DaQuan, Jacinda, Killian, James Jr., Destiny, Naiomi, Andrew and Nyaleigh and great grandchild, Lexias. She was predeceased by her daughter, Nancy Ortiz.


A homegoing service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, September 12, 2022, at Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc., 234 Walnut Street, Catasauqua, PA. 18032. A visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home.


Online condolences for the family may be recorded at www.brubakerfuneralhome.com. 

Memorial contributions may be sent to her spouse, Mr. Jose L. Rivera 625 W. Union Street Apt. #1, Allentown, PA. 18101.


Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. of Catasauqua is entrusted with arrangements.

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Vilma Rivera, de 71 años de Allentown, falleció en paz después de luchar contra el cáncer el 5 de septiembre de 2022. Era la amada esposa de José L. Rivera. Nacida en la ciudad de Nueva York, era hija del difunto Leonardo Prieto y Aida (Vasquez) Prieto. 


Era miembro de Life Church en Nazaret. Era una ama de casa que se enorgullecía de su familia. 

Era muy generosa y de voluntad fuerte y luchó su enfermedad con fuerza y dignidad. Todos los que la conocieron y la amaron la extrañarán profundamente.


Será recordada con cariño por su esposo, José L. Rivera, sus hijos; Janet Ortiz, José Rivera, Rosa Rivera, James Rivera, Sr., Tina Rivera y Brian Mulrooney; hermana, Aida Santos, y nietos; Henry, Richie, DaQuan, Jacinda, Killian, James Jr., Destiny, Naiomi, Andrew y Nyaleigh y su bisnieto, Lexias. Su hija, Nancy Ortiz, falleció antes que ella.


Un servicio de regreso a casa se llevará a cabo a las 12:00 p.m. el lunes 12 de septiembre de 2022 en Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc., 234 Walnut Street, Catasauqua, PA. 18032. Se realizará un velorio de 11:00 a. m. a 12:00 p. m. en la funeraria.


Las condolencias en línea para la familia se pueden registrar en www.brubakerfuneralhome.com. 

Las contribuciones conmemorativas pueden enviarse a su cónyuge, el Sr. Jose L. Rivera 625 W. Union Street Apt. #1, Allentown, Pensilvania. 18101. Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. de Catasauqua se encarga de los arreglos.




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Visitation

Monday

12

Sep

11:00 AM 9/12/2022 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 9/12/2022 12:00:00 PM
Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. - Catasauqua

234 Walnut Street
Catasauqua, PA 18032

Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. - Catasauqua
234 Walnut Street Catasauqua 18032 PA
United States

Service

Monday

12

Sep

12:00 PM 9/12/2022 12:00:00 PM - 12:30 PM 9/12/2022 12:30:00 PM
Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. - Catasauqua

234 Walnut Street
Catasauqua, PA 18032

Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. - Catasauqua
234 Walnut Street Catasauqua 18032 PA
United States

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Husband Mr. Jose L. Rivera

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