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Roberto Colon Rivera

June 19, 1943 ~ March 14, 2020 (age 76)



Roberto Rivera, 76, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at his home. He was born in Comerio, Puerto Rico, a son of the late Vicente Rivera and Coronada Colon Robles. Roberto retired from at Acme Chain in Holyoke where he was a machinist for 30 years. He was a dedicated member of the Knights of Columbus and several area Domino clubs. He was predeceased by his wife Anna Maria Cruz Rivera in 1990. He will be missed by his children; Zaida Ines Rivera and her husband Hector of Chicopee, Jose Enrique Rivera and Nonita of Suffolk, VA, Ana Maria Rivera of Suffolk,VA. He is also survived by his granddaughters; Fe Rivera and Mercedes Rivera and a great grandson Logan Ripley Pulaski; a brother, Pedro Rivera, sisters, Noemi Ferrer, Adelaida Sanabria, Iris Delia Rivera Colon Roman, and several nieces, nephews, and dear friends. All services are private and a burial will be held at a later date. Please visit for more detail.

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Private Burial

St. Jerome Cemetery
1666 Northampton Street
Holyoke, MA

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