Carmen Cruz, age 97 of Orlando passed away on March 31, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Manati, Puerto Rico, the daughter of Candido and Ramona (Miranda) Montijo. Carmen was employed as a lace cutter in the garment industry.
Carmen leaves to cherish her memory sons Felix Cruz of Maine, Jose Cruz of Orlando; daughters Rosa Cruz of Orlando, Anna of Puerto Rico, Hilda Clemente and Carmen Cruz also of Orlando; sisters Carmen Santiago of Connecticut, Angelina Rodriguez of New York, Maria Rivera and Josefina Diaz both of Puerto Rico; 16 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
The family will be receiving friends at Dobbs Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 from 6:00 until 8:00 pm. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 at 11:00 am with Deacon Spencer Silvers officiating, followed by interment at Winter Garden Cemetery.