Susana Acevedo

Acevedo, Susana
Susana Acevedo, age 94 of Bridgeport, passed away peacefully on Wednesday January 2, 2013, at Westport Healthcare Care Center, surrounded by her loved ones. Susana Acevedo was born in Las Marias, Puerto Rico to Ramon Nolasco and Carmen Bonilla. She was one of seven siblings. Widowed in her late 30s from Miguel Caban, Susana was a devoted and loving mother who ferociously loved her children and worked tirelessly to provide for them during the 40s after her spouse's death. In pursuit of a better life, Susana moved to Bridgeport, Connecticut with her family in the late 50s. She was known by her family and friends for her generosity, smile, and gracious spirit. Her undeniable love and dedication to family and friends was a gift and blessing that was enjoyed and cherished by her family and all who encountered her throughout the years. Susana leaves behind her beloved son Angel Caban, beloved grandchildren Janet Zove and husband Doug, Santiago Rodriguez and wife Elizabeth, Carlos Rodriguez and wife Evelyn, Elsie Adams and husband Dwayne, Vivian Muniz and husband Martin, Miguel Caban and wife Eunice, Magdalena Torres and husband William, Evelyn, Freddie, Omar, Anna, Junior and Madelynn Caban, Jose Enrique Diaz, and more than 25, great and great-great grandchildren. Funeral services will take place at Commerce Hill Funeral Home at 4798 Main St, Bridgeport, CT on Saturday January 5, 2013 from 9am-12pm. Burial services will take place at Mountain Grove Cemetery in Bridgeport immediately after. A heartfelt, and special thanks to the wonderful staff at Westport Healthcare Center for their compassion, love and care. God bless you. For online condolences, to light a virtual candle, share pictures and stories visit us at


Published in Connecticut Post from Jan. 3 to Jan. 4, 2013