PATERSON, N.J. -- Ramona A. (Brito) Rodriguez, 87, of Paterson, passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at home surrounded by her loving family.
Born and raised in the Dominican Republic, she immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1979, settling in Paterson.
She was a parishioner of St. Joseph R.C. Church in Paterson. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, solitaire and spending time with family, especially her grandchildren.
Prior to retiring, she was an assembly technician with Thermwell Products in Mahwah. Previously, she was a school teacher in the Dominican Republic.
She was the wife of the late Eliseo Rodriguez; mother of 10; grandmother of 22; great-grandmother of eight; and sister of six.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 5-9 p.m. Friday at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn. A funeral service is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Fair Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Fair Lawn.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to Alzheimer’s New Jersey, 400 Morris Ave., Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834 would be appreciated.
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