Juana Rivera, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 28, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Las Padres, Puerto Rico, she was the daughter the late Gregoria and Miguel Sr. Rosario. She is survived by her daughter, Carmen Cordero and spouse, Damian, Son, German Rivera and spouse, Kara, sons, Miguel, Daniel, Samuel and Jose Antonio and spouse, Christine; grandchildren, Damian, Shandelle Cordero, Miguel Jr., Heather and Victoria Rivera; great-grandchildren, Dasia and Leighton Cordero, Maya and Aiyanna Rivera; brothers and sisters, Paula Aponte, Alberto, Elba, Sira, Cruz, Miguel Jr., Juan, Gregorio Rosario and Antonio Santana, Lydia Morales, Aida, Cruz; many nieces and nephews and many friends. She was loved by all who knew her and created special memories that we will all cherish.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, at 10 a.m. at Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home, 411 South Main St., New Britain, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Church. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Calling hours are today, from 6 to 8 p.m. Please share a memory of Juana with the family in the on line guest book at www.ericksonhansen.com