FIGUEROA, Carmen 55, of Lutz, succumbed to her battle against cancer on May 26, 2013. A former Staten Island resident and retired NYPD detective, her greatest love was her family. She was a graduate of Port Richmond High School, and continued her studies at Sullivan County Community College and the College of Staten Island, where she received a master's degree in Education and Administration. In 1983, she joined the NYPD and was promoted to the rank of detective in 1991. She retired after 20 years of service in 2003. She was the beloved daughter of Nico Medes Figueroa & Teresa Dolan; and the loving sister of Lourdes Palermo, David Figueroa, and Georgina Figue-roa. She was a devoted aunt to 8 nieces and nephews; and 6 great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded by her husband, David Hamilton Snider, who passed away in 2010. Visitation will take place on Friday, May 31st, 6-8 pm, with a service at 7:30 pm, at Segal Funeral Home, located at 3909 Henderson Blvd, Tampa, FL 33629. Online condolences at: www.segalfuneralhome.com.
Segal Funeral Home - Beth David Chapel - Tampa
3909 Henderson Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33629
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on May 30, 2013