Elma Iris Rivera, age 70, of Bridgeport, entered into eternal rest Friday, August 30th, 2013 at Bridgeport Hospital with her loving family by her side.
Elma was a loving and understanding mother of six, who will be deeply missed.
Elma was born Tuesday, February 9th, 1943 in Mayaquez, Puerto Rico, the fourth of nine children of the late Antonio Serrano & Guillermina Ruiz. Elma is survived by daughter, Magda (Reinaldo) Ramos, son, Juan (Loarina) Rivera, son, George (Dorthy) Rivera, son, Pedro (Angeline) Tosado, daughter, Elba Tosado (Darren Pokrinchak), two brothers, Antonio, Johnson, three sisters, Maria, Socorro, Angela, fourteen grandchildren, twenty-six great grandchildren and a host of extended family and friends who will cherish her precious memory.
Friends may pay their respects and offer their condolences to the family Monday, September 2nd, 2013 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Community Funeral Chapels, 798 Park Ave., Bridgeport, CT. 06604. Tel:(203)334-9999. Interment will be held Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 10:30am in St. Michael’s Cemetery, 2205 Stratford Ave., Stratford, CT. 06615.