Zulma Rivera

Obituary of Zulma Rivera

Zulma Awilda Rivera, 71, passed away on August 25, 2021. She was born to Miguel Negron and Lydia Negron on July 14, 1950.


She married Hiram Rivera on August 24,1968 and they lived together in Plainfield, New Jersey.  Together they raised 3 children Barbara Howell, Hiram Rivera jr (Mailys), Victor Rivera (Joyce ).  She is also survived by 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren, Janaia Rivera, Mahalia Rivera, Jaden Howell, Azriel Howell and Luna Rivera. Great grandchildren; Zavion, Jayson, Nideysha, D’Angelo, and Jenalyn.


Zulma worked as a Nurse assistant and was passionate about affecting the most positive change in people. She was always so kind and always put the needs of others before hers. She was always loving and supporting family, friends, and strangers. always giving, sharing to those she didn't know. She may be gone but she will never be forgotten.


So, goodbye for now but not forever.

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