Luz Vera

Luz Celenia Vera (Cordero)

Dec 24, 1934 - Jan 24, 2019
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Luz Celenia Vera, 84, passed away on January 24, 2019. Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico to the late Rafael Cordero and Guadalupe Negron, she move to this area more than 50 years ago. A member of St. Bernard's Parish she was actively involved in the Spanish speaking community there. She was influential in helping to establish the Spanish Mass there in 1982. She also served as a Eucharistic Minister and was part of the Divine Mercy Devotional Group. Luz was known for her kindness and generosity and was always willing to help others.
She will be sadly missed by her family: aunt Alta Martinez; daughter, Wanda Alfman; sons, Antonio Vera, Jr., Edgardo Vera, and Ivan Vera; sister, Maria Pagan; brothers, Vitin Aliers, and Ramon Aliers; and especially her grandchildren, Joshua, Ashley, Amber, Samuel and Megan; and great-granddaughter, Rowyn. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Manuela Aliers and Ada Cordero; and brothers, Felix Aliers and Juan Aliers.
Calling hours will be on Friday from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Dunn-Quigley Funeral Home (811 Grant St.). Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Bernard's Catholic Church followed by interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, February 1st, 2019 | 5:30pm - 8:00pm
    Friday, February 1st, 2019 5:30pm - 8:00pm
    Dunn-Quigely Funeral Home
    811 Grant St
    AKRON, OH 44311
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  • Service

    Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 | 10:00am
    Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 10:00am
    St. Bernard's Church
    S. Broadway at University Ave.
    AKRON, OH 44308
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  • Interment

    Holy Cross Cemetery
    100 E. Waterloo Road
    Akron, OH 44319
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Victoria Vega

Posted at 07:53pm
Hello Wanda Antonio Edgardo and Ivan so sorry for your loss. Your mother was so sweet she will be missed. I was there at the church but was running late so I didn’t get a chance to see you guys I’m Victoria Vega Jorge Vega daughter

Posted at 01:56pm
Descanse en la paz del señor, sra. Lucy.
Su personalidad inigualable y su agradable sonrisa vivirán en nuestros corazones por siempre.
Jaudith Yepes & familia.

Scott Scalf

Posted at 05:15pm
I was so very blessed to have been able to minister to Lucy. She always had a beautiful smile for me. She can now run in the halls of heaven!
May she now feel the warm embrace of the Lord. Our Lady of Guadalupe pray for us.

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