Alejandro R. Rivera, 78, passed away December 10, 2014 at 2 p.m.
He was born July 15, 1936 in Salinas, Puerto Rico to Rufina and Gregorio Rivera.
He was married to his wife and partner Judith (Payton) Rivera, together for 41 years and married July 9, 1994.
Alejandro was father to Edgardo Rivera, Janet Rivera, Maryann Rivera, Shellie Peltier, Robin Kent, Kenny Alsman and Amy Alsman.
He was grandfather to Becky, Eddie, Traci, Jeanette, Alex, Logan, Miranda, Racheal, Samantha, West, Lindsey, Nathan, Greg, Alexis, Aaron, Noah, Gabe, Payton, Danika, Zakhyra, Kwata Lyna, Riasa and Jaden. He was also great-grandfather to 14.
Pop served in the U.S. Army and was in the National Guard many years. He worked at L&M School and loved woodworking and anything mechanical.
Pop chose to be cremated. There will be no funeral or graveside services.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials.
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