Hector Arroyo, 68, of New Britain passed away on Tuesday, at the Hospital of Central CT in New Britain surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Francisca (Correa) Arroyo.
Born in San German, Puerto Rico, he was the son of the late Otilio and Maria Arroyo. Hector lived in New Britain for over 56 years and was formerly employed at North & Judd before retiring. He was a member of St. Mary Church and the Puerto Rican Society.
In addition to his wife Francisca, Hector is survived by four sons, Hector Jr., David, Alberto, and Jose; two daughters, Maria and Iris; a brother, Agripino; two sisters, Alida and Ramona; a niece and nephew, Lucy and Ruben, who were like a sister and brother; 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by six brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 9 a.m. at Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home, 411 South Main St., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Church. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. Calling hours are Thursday from 6-9 p.m. at Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home. Please share a memory of Hector with the family in the online guest book @ www.ericksonhansen.com