Jose Eugenio, 76, and Edith Lydia (Rivera) Perdomo, 70, died Wednesday, November 7, 2012 in a car accident on their way home from Atlantic City. Jose was born in Remedios, Cuba, and emigrated to the United States at the age of 34, his wife was born in Utuado, Puerto Rico and has lived in the area since 1948. They worked together on a daily basis in their store, Bori Cuba located in Trenton for the past 40 years. Both Jose and Edith contributed to the Latin community and were very open hearted, giving not only of themselves but also helping others financially. Jose was involved with the Auxiliary Police, the Lions Club, and frequently donated to the
as well as the Wounded Warrior Project and the P.B.A. Edith was a loving and supportive wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who had a green thumb and loved plants and flowers. She also enjoyed crossword and jigsaw puzzles. Both Jose and Edith enjoyed trips together to Atlantic City. They will be sadly missed by all those who were lucky enough to know them. October 29, 2012 marked their 40th wedding anniversary.
Jose was pre-deceased by his parents Oscar and Josepha (Castellano) Perdomo, Edith was pre-deceased by her parents Jose and Irene (Bonilla) Cintron, both are survived by nine children; Jose E. Perdomo, Jr.; Jorge Perdomo; Martha Perdomo; Esther Perdomo; Alina Perdomo; Katherine Rivera; Trenton Police Officer Walter Rivera; Angel Luis Collazo; and Liza Perdomo; many grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren; both Jose and Edith are survived by several siblings; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and other family and friends.
Funeral services will be held Monday (Nov. 12) at 10 a.m. at the Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd., Hamilton, NJ 08619. A service will also be held on Sunday at 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Calling hours will be held Sunday from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Cedar Ln., Hamilton, NJ. Memorial contributions may be made in their memory to the
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