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Colombia Marquez

January 29, 1927 ~ March 18, 2021 (age 94)

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Colombia  Marquez
Age: 94         Perth Amboy

Colombia  Marquez, 94 of Perth Amboy, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at her residence with her loving  family by her side. 

She was born in Guaquil, Ecuador, moved to Brooklyn, New York then to Perth Amboy for the last 25 years. She was employed by the ILGWU as a Seamstress for 10 years. She retired in 1979. She started as a Regular Pioneer as one of Jehovah's Witness in 1979 as her life long mission and continue faithfully proclaiming God's work to other people. She loved spending time with family and friends and especially her spiritual family.     

She is preceded in death by her parents, Maximilliano Marquez and Lorenza Barrera, her husband, Jose Fernandez, sons, Marcos Zabala and  Miguel Fernandez and brother, Pedro Marquez.  

She is survived by her children Ivonne Marcucci, Maritza Espinoza, Maria De Leon, Jose Angel Fernandez and Rosario Marquez; dear sister of Mercedes Marquez; adored grandmother of 17 grandchildren, great ~ grandmother of 11 great-grandchildren and 2 great ~ great granddaughter. 

Before the visitation a Memorial service talk will be held virtual on Zoom  March 21, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.   Meeting ID # 7365983423. Contact the elders or family for password.  

A Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, March 21, 2021 at the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy. Visiting is on Sunday from 3 ~ 5 pm. Interment will be private. 

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March 21, 2021

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home
419 Barclay Street
Perth Amboy, New Jersey 08861

Private Interment

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