Theodore Rivera, 63, of Newton, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at Newton Medical Center.
Born and raised in Staten Island, New York, Theodore lived in Little Ferry before moving to Sussex County 31 years ago. He enjoyed fishing.
The son of the late Theodore Rivera, Theodore was also predeceased by his sister, Arlene Disbrow. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Rivera; his children, Theodore R. Rivera of Los Angeles, California, Chris Rivera of Stillwater Township and Catherine E. Rivera of Bushkill Falls, Pennsylvania; his granddaughter, Abigail Rivera; and his mother, Nancy Rivera of Lodi.
Services and interment are private and under the direction of the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton.
Memorial donations may be made to Samaritan Inn, 901 Swartswood Road, Newton, NJ 07860. Online condolences may be offered at www.smithmccrackenfuneralhome.com