Simpson-Modetz Riverside Chapel
5630 Pontiac Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48327
(248) 674-4181
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Benigno Rivera

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Benigno Rivera Obituary
RIVERA, BENIGNO “Benny”; of Waterford; June 12, 2014; age 93. Loving husband of Angela for 65 years; devoted father of Joe (Ramona) Rivera, Martha “Eva” (Ron) Sajewski, Albert (Virginia) Rivera, John “Diego” Rivera, and from Texas, Herminia Rivera Garcia, Ruth Rivera Garcia, Maria Alica Rivera Flores, and Benigno (Frances) Rivera, Jr.; brother of the late Antonio Rivera and Inez Escobar; also cherished by 14 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren. Mr. Rivera was a member of Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church and was retired from General Motors Fisher Body Division, after 33 years of service. He loved music and played with the groups “The Blue Notes” and “The Mickeys”. The Funeral Mass will be held Monday, June 16, 2014, 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, 5481 Dixie Highway, Waterford. Celebrant Father Mike Gawlowski. The family will receive friends Saturday 4 to 8 p.m. at the RIVERSIDE CHAPEL, Simpson-Modetz Funeral Home, 5630 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, and at the church on Monday 10:30 a.m. until time of Mass. Rosary Saturday evening. Rite of Committal All Saints Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family. Online guestbook www.modetzfuneralhomes.com
Published in DailyTribune.com on June 14, 2014
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