Jose Antonio Rivera
Jose Rivera, a longtime Rockaway resident, died December 16.
Rivera was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on July 23, 1925.
He is survived by his wife Jenny; sons, Harold, Milton, and Victor; daughters, Nilda, Antonia, Nerieda, Sonia, and Ellen; step-daughters, Ivonne, Aida, Jessica; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney's Funeral Home. Services and visitation were held at Gaffney's Friendship Chapel. Internment was at Calverton National Cemetery in Calverton, New York.