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Luz Patria Taveras

May 28, 1927 ~ July 16, 2018 (age 91)

Luz Patria  Taveras ( nee Nunez ), 91 of Perth Amboy, passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018 at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Perth Amboy with her family by her side. 

Luz was born in Santiago, Dominican Republic and came to Perth Amboy many years ago. She was a homemaker and was very proud of that fact, and loved spending time with her family and friends. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Perth Amboy.   

She is preceded in death by her devoted husband Alfredo Taveras; loving daughter of Ramon Nunez and Maria ( nee Hernandez ); loving sister of 14 brothers & sisters.   

She is survived by her beloved children Luz Altagracia Munoz, Olanda and her husband Ramon Nunez, Nelcida and her husband Julio, Maria and her husband Luis Lugo, Fnlandia and her husband Jesus Rodriguez, Nicomedes and his wife Ramona Taveras, Ariel Antonio and his wife Mily Taveras, Maria de Carmen and her husband Isreal Soto, Ana Mercedes Taveras and her husband Luis Lamboy; dear sister of 1 brother and 2 sisters; adored grandmother of 29, great ~ grandmother of 60 and 6 great ~ great ~ grandmother of 6; cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews. 

We begin to leave on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 8:15 am from the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy for a funeral mass at 9 am at Our Lady of Fatima Church. Interment will follow at Alpine Cemetery. Visiting is on Thursday from 5 ~ 9 pm. 

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