|Birth: ||Sep. 11, 1911|
Puerto Rico, USA
|Death: ||May 29, 2005|
Sofia Ruiz Acevedo VIRGINIA BEACH
Sofia Ruiz Acevedo, formerly of New York City, went to be with the Lord on May 29, 2005. She was born Sept. 30, 1911, in Moca, Puerto Rico. Mrs. Acevedo was predeceased by her husband, Nicolas Acevedo. She was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows and The Sacred Heart of Jesus in New York and a member of the Hispanic Community at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church. She was also a member of the ILGWU, Local 105, in New York. Mrs. Acevedo is survived by her son, Peter Acevedo of New York; daughters, Juanita "Jenny" Sosa, Idia Luz Serrano and husband Damaso, and Zaida Iris Rivera and husband Ivan, all of Virginia Beach; 17 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; and many great-greatgrandchildren. A Mass of the Resurrection will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church with Father Cristiano Brito, O.S.B, celebrant. Interment will be in Colonial Grove Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Kellum Funeral Home, Bonney Road Chapel, on Wednesday, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Obituary, Virginian-Pilot, May 31, 2005.
Colonial Grove Memorial Park
Virginia Beach City
Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jul 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11398252