Eufemia (Alvarez) Cruz

November 22, 2015

Eufemia (Alvarez) Cruz

EUFEMIA (ALVAREZ) CRUZ- of Woburn, Sunday, November 22nd. Beloved wife of the late Angelo Cruz. Devoted mother of Aurora “Doris” Ramos of Woburn, Luis Cruz of CA, Jamie Cruz of NY and the late Andres and Gladys Cruz. Dear sister of Providencia Lopez of FL and the late Maria Louisa Lugo. Cherished grandmother of thirteen grandchildren and twenty-seven great grandchildren and twelve great great grandchildren. A Funeral Service will be held in the Lynch- Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn on Tuesday December 1st at 10 a.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours, Monday, November 30th, 5 to 8 p.m. Remembrances may be made in Eufemia’s memory to Abundant Life Christian Center, 173 Church Street, Wilmington, MA 01887.

OBITUARY:

Eufemia (Alverez) Cruz passed away on Sunday, November twenty second after a lingering illness. The beloved wife of the late Angelo Cruz, she was ninety four years of age.

Born in Aquadilla, Puerto Rico she was the daughter of the late Valentin and Clothilde Alverez. Raised and educated Puerto Rico, she was one of three daughters.

When Eufemia arrived in the United States, she had lived in Florida for a while then to New York, Boston, having moved to Woburn in 1990. She made her home here and was devoted to her dear family. She brought five children into the world to whom she was dedicated. Over the years Eufemia’s family grew. She loved being with and around her family. As the grandchildren grew, they too began their families and over the last decade she was blessed with great great grandchildren!

A very quiet woman, Eufemia was a very faithfilled, loving person. Her kindness, love and affection was shared with not just her family but with those whom she has shared life.

Sadly Eufemia was pre deceased by her husband of sixty years Angelo, her two children Andres and Gladys Cruz and sister Maria Louisa Lugo.

She is lovingly survived by her children Mrs Aurora (Doris) Ramos of Woburn, Luis Cruz of CA and Jaime Cruz of NY, dear sister of Provodencia Lopez of FL and lovingly devoted grandmother of thirteen grandchildren, twenty seven great grandchildren and twelve great,great grandchildren.

A Funeral Service will be held in the Lynch- Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn on Tuesday December 1st at 10 a.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours, Monday, November 30th, 5 to 8 p.m. Remembrances may be made in Eufemia’s memory to Abundant Life Christian Center, 173 Church Street, Wilmington, MA 01887.

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