Radames “Meme” Rivera, age 78 of Penuelas, Puerto Rico passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Lucia Vega Gonzalez; 3 children: Marggie (Angel) Perez, Marta (Emiliano) Diaz and Radames (Maria) Rivera; 13 grandchildren: Angel, Jahaira, Johanna, Lucila, Emiliano, Christopher, Edwin, David, Radames, Jose, Luis, Samantha and Derek; many great grandchildren; sisters: Carmen, Susana and Agustina; brother, Leonides, Jr.; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents, Leonides Rivera and Monserrate Vega Rivera; 4 siblings: Ramon Luis, Teresa, Milagros and Gloria.
Funeral and Burial services will be held in Penuelas, Puerto Rico.
Radames retired from Ceasar’s Entertainment in Atlantic City, NJ after over 30 years of service. He was a very hard working person, making brooms and working long hours his whole life before moving to the United States in the 1970’s to make a better life for his family. To share a memory or send a permanent online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com