Aida Ortiz Brignoni Colon

COLON, AIDA ORTIZ BRIGNONI, 84, a native of Puerto Rico, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at home.

She retired after 23 years as a social worker for the State of Kentucky, was a former member of 4th Avenue UMC, a member of Epworth UMC and was a United Methodist Women member.

Aida was an avid gardener and enjoyed listening to music, especially jazz and Latin. She also had a gentle heart and was always there to listen.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and three brothers.

She is survived by her loving children, Christine Ladd (William), Eileen Wild and Paul David Colon; grandchildren, Kristen Ladd, Laura Wild, Adam Wild and Zoe Diamond Colon; sisters, Mercedes Kissh and Mamie Verdejo; and brother, Bobby Ortiz Brignoni.

Her celebration of life memorial visitation will be held Monday, 5 - 7 p.m. with the service beginning at 7 p.m. at Epworth United Methodist Church, 919 Palatka Road. Arrangements entrusted with Joseph E. Ratterman & Son.


Funeral Home

Joseph E. Ratterman & Son - Southside
7336 Southside Drive Louisville, KY 40212
(502) 361-7112

Published in The Courier-Journal on Mar. 22, 2014