Matias J. Rivera

MATIAS J. RIVERA APRIL 29, 2013 Matias J. Rivera, 83, a lifelong resident of Santa Fe, peacefully passed away April 29, 2013 surrounded by his children in his home. He was preceded in death by his Parents, Jose and Cesaria Rivera, his Brother Reyes J. Rivera, his Sister Antonia and Brother In-Law Antonio Padilla. He is survived by Sister Eloyda Garcia and Husband Rudy, Sister In-Law Zoila Rivera. He is also survived by his four children Richard J. Rivera and wife Rosie, Marcella Hererra and Husband Marcos Sr., Deborah Rivera-Acklin and Husband Donald, and Matthew M. Rivera and Wife Laura. He had ten Grandchildren and 19 Great Grandchildren and many loving Nieces and Nephews. A special thanks to his Daughter In-Law Rosie Rivera, his Nieces Carmen Carillo, Anna Padilla, for their loving care. As per Matias' wishes there will be no public services. He will be buried at Rosario Cemetery. Burial date is pending. The family is truly grateful for all the prayer and support given to them at this time.
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Jan. 1, 1900