Carmen Rivera, 76, passed away Wednesday, July 19 at Old Orchard Health Care Center. Born in Salinas, Puerto Rico, she was a daughter of the late Francisco Ortiz and Josefina Vega.
She is survived by her daughter Mary Ann Rivera of Bethlehem; son Ricardo Rivera of Bethlehem; brothers Jose Ortiz, Robert and Wilfredo Vega; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son Robert, and sister Virgen.
Services: celebration of life at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 29 at Central Assembly of God, 1300 Eaton Ave., Bethlehem. Arrangements by Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown.