Obituary of Antonio Cruz-Rivera
Antonio Cruz-Rivera, 86, of Harrisburg, died on Sunday, June 9, 2019 in Spring Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on August 2, 1932 in Puerto Rico to the late Valentin and Catalina Cruz Rivera. Antonio was retired and worked for St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. Antonio enjoyed playing Domino's and was a past member of a Domino Club in New York City. He was a member of the Church of God of Faith in Mechanicsburg and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Antonio is survived by his loving wife, Milagros Cruz Hernandez; eight children, Luis Antonio Cruz, Ramon Antonio Cruz, Maribel Espejo, Lizzette Rondon, Jose Miguel Cruz, Felix Javier Vega, Luis Manuel Vega, Miguel Angel Vega; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; two brothers, Raul Cruz and Valentin Cruz Rivera.
A viewing will be held on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm with services beginning at 1:00 pm in Wiedeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2253 Derry Street, Harrisburg, with the Rev. Felipe Caraballo, Officiating. Burial at the conclusion of services will be in Resurrection Cemetery.