Lidia Flores Rivera, 79, of Medina, NY, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Millard Fillmore Hospital.
Born on October 9, 1939 in San German, Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of the late Jesus and Maria Flores Delgado.
Lidia moved from Puerto Rico to the Medina area, where she met and married her late husband, William Rivera Sr. She worked various jobs including Heinz, in Medina and Monroe Frozen Foods. Lidia enjoyed the outdoors and enjoyed growing plants having a very green thumb that was the envy of all and she loved to cook for family and friends.
Lidia is survived by four children, Iris Torres of Puerto Rico; Heriberto (Santa Oliveris) Torres of Buffalo, NY; Zoraida (Richard Lopez) Torres of New York City; WIlliam Rivera Jr. of Medina, NY; 14 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, five siblings, Cheo Flores of Puerto Rico; Candy Lugo of Middleport, NY;Maria “Nova” Flores Delgado of Texas; Pasquel Flores Delgado of Puerto Rico; Carmen (Jorge) Fiero of Texas and many nieces and nephews
. Lidia is predeceased by Ramone “Pepe” Torres Flores and three brothers in Puerto Rico.
Relatives and friends may attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, January 8th, 2019, at 11:00 AM at Holy Trinity Parish/St. Mary’s Church, Medina, NY, the Rev. Daniel J. Fawls celebrating.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Bogan & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St. Medina, NY 14103.