Antonio F. Rivera Sr.
January 18, 2016
Antonio F. Rivera Sr., 38, of Tobyhanna, passed away Monday afternoon, Jan. 18, 2016, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Arecibo, Porto Rico, he was a son of the late Antonio Rivera, who passed away in 2008, and Sandra Delgado-Cruz and stepfather Orlando O. Monrroy Sr. of Tobyhanna.
Antonio relocated to Tobyhanna more than 20 years ago. He attended Pocono Mountain High School and was well known as a freelance tattoo artist. He was of the Christian faith and enjoyed music, especially beatbox. Antonio enjoyed drawing, spending time with his dogs, Jewels and Ruckus , and being with his family.
Surviving in addition to his mother and stepfather, are his fiancée, Tamara Berrios of Tobyhanna; his sons, Antonio F. Rivera Jr. of Dundalk, Maryland, and Jacob Rivera of Baltimore, Maryland; his daughter, Jillyan J. Rivera of Tobyhanna; his brothers: Orlando O. Monrroy and his wife, Nicole, of Tobyhanna, and George E. Monrroy, also of Tobyhanna; his sisters: Jennifer M. Rivera and her fiancé, Ricky Shuman, of Tobyhanna; Alexis Monnroy and her husband, Hector Gonzales, of Tobyhanna; and Hilda J. Monnroy, also of Tobyhanna; and many nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at Yanac Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 35 Sterling Road, Mount Pocono. A memorial service will follow at 7 p.m., with Pastor Emilio Quinteros of the Vision Church, Stroudsburg, officiating. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.
Yanac Funeral & Cremation Service Inc.
35 Sterling Road, Mount Pocono