Saturday, August 09, 2014
Adelaida Ortega Dies At 109
She was born July 14, 1905 in Santa Clara, Cuba, to the late Bonifacio and the late Jenoveba (Torrez) Suarez. She was a member of Saint Margaret Catholic Church in Clewiston.
Survivors include two sons: Gerardo Ortega, Quirino Ortega both of Clewiston and five daughters: Marta and Husband Alberto Palau of Miami, Ana and Husband Eulogio Machado of Clewiston, Zenaida and Husband Argelio Jimenez of Miami, Deisy and Husband Nelson Rojas of Clewiston, Maria and Husband Martin Cuellar of Clewiston; twenty-nine grandchildren. forty- nine great grandchildren and many other family members.
The family of Adelaida would like to thank Yuneisy Arcia and her husband for the wonderful care they gave her.
Funeral service celebrating her life was held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 9, 2014 in Akin-Davis Funeral Home in Clewiston, where Father Jiobani Batista officiated. Visitation was held from 6-10 p.m. on Friday evening in the funeral home. Burial took place in Ridgelawn Cemetery.