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In Memory of

Daniel Rivera

October 22, 1944 - October 12, 2016

Obituary


Age, 71, resident of Naples, Florida for 28 years. He entered into eternal rest on October 12, 2016 at NCH downtown due to respiratory/heart complications.

Danny was born October 22, 1944 in the Bronx, New York to Mary Illuminada Rivera and Quintin Rivera. He was married on March 3, 1967 to Gladys Rivera.
Danny relocated to Bridgeport, CT in 1982 where he was employed as a foreman at AVCO Lycoming then Sikorsky Aircraft for many years before retiring from Collier County School District. He loved kids and especially enjoyed bike riding, photography, model building,...

Age, 71, resident of Naples, Florida for 28 years. He entered into eternal rest on October 12, 2016 at NCH downtown due to respiratory/heart complications.

Danny was born October 22, 1944 in the Bronx, New York to Mary Illuminada Rivera and Quintin Rivera. He was married on March 3, 1967 to Gladys Rivera.
Danny relocated to Bridgeport, CT in 1982 where he was employed as a foreman at AVCO Lycoming then Sikorsky Aircraft for many years before retiring from Collier County School District. He loved kids and especially enjoyed bike riding, photography, model building, sports, shopping on Amazon Prime and salsa dancing.

Preceded in death by his parents Mary Rivera and Quentin Rivera; daughter, Grizelle Rivera; brother, Robert (Bobby) Rivera.
Left to cherish his memory are his brothers, Ruben (Butchy) Rivera, David (Davy) Rivera; daughter, Liza Rivera; son, Daniel (DJ) Rivera; grandchildren, Wayne (WayWay) Bentley, Jr., Wynesha (Nesh) Bentley and Shyesha (Shy) Rivera; and a host of longtime dear friends and family.

A Visitation will take place on Monday, October 17, 2016 from 11am-1pm with a Funeral Service to follow at 1pm at Hodges Funeral Home at Naples Memorial Gardens (525 111th Avenue North, Naples, FL 34108).