Obituary: Juan S. Cruz, 91, resident of Milford

Juan S. Cruz, age 91, resident of Milford and beloved husband to Amelia Tosado Cruz, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport.

He was born on August 27, 1922 in Puerto Rico and was employed with the Haven Manufacturing Co. prior to his retirement.

Juan was an avid gardener, loved to sing and cook, especially for his loving family, always enjoyed a game of dominos and was a devoted Mets fan.

Kind and loving, Juan will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

In addition to his wife, Amelia of 68 years, he is survived by his children; Wilfredo Cruz and Anna Rivera (Julio) all of Milford; his cherished granddaughter, Jean Alea Rivera and great granddaughter, Renee Alexis Robles and many loving nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, September 28th at 9:00 am at ST. Mary’s Church, 70 Gulf St., Milford, CT 06460. Interment to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Friends and family may call on Friday, September 27th from 4 to 8 pm at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad ST., Milford, CT 06460.

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