Maria Agustina Rivera

  • Born: March 2, 1937
  • Died: June 6, 2021
  • Location: New York, New York

Crestwood Funeral Home & Cremation Services - Midtown

445 W. 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036

Tel. (212)245-7575

Tribute & Message From The Family


Maria A. Rivera was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico 🇵🇷.

To: Margarita Melendez and Juan Gonzales.

Maria, Mary, Tinin, and Nena as she was so warmly referred to as, assembled underwater lights for the Military and worked for the Tyco Company. She was a very loving, compassionate, caring, giving, and devoted daughter, wife, mother, and friend, and a very devout Catholic. She is loved by many and will be missed by many. She was a woman of integrity, honor, patience, and loyalty. She was a true friend and was always there for you in time of need. Maria taught her family the true meaning of manners, respect, morals, principles, values, integrity, life, and love. She enjoyed life to the fullest.

She is survived by her husband Miguel Angel Sr., children Miguel Angel Jr. ( Maria Enriqueta ), Mirza, Richard, Lydia Margarita ( Alvin Lee Jr. ), and Raymond ( Diana Margarita ). Grandchildren Jasmin Christine, Terence, Terika Kiara, Nathanael James, Raymond Anthony, and Johnathan Michael. By great-grandchildren Zion Ahmad, Katherine Alexandra, Kel'mori Jaekuez, Kalel Terik, and Kellan Emelian. By brothers William Sr., and Carmelo ( Secundina ). By a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. And she is predeceased by her mother Margarita, dad Juan, and brother Lazaro.