Conchita Roman

Conchita Roman passed away on March 2, 2017. The beloved wife of Humberto (deceased); beloved Sister-in-Law of Margarita; Beloved and Cherished Mother of Ileana, David (deceased), Larry, Son-in Law Jose (deceased), and Daughter-in-Law Wilma; Beloved Grandmother of John, Andy (deceased), Ileana (Lilly), Rachel and Nicholas; Great Grandmother of Jeremy, Christina (deceased), Andrew, Amanda, John Andrew, and Ryan; Great-Great Grandmother of Alex and baby Aria Grace (to be born in the month of March, 2017). Conchita was born in Santurce, Puerto Rico. She then relocated to New York more than 65 years ago. Conchita first worked as a stenographer and then became a professional seamstress, which was her passion. She very much enjoyed making clothes especially for the family on special occasions like weddings, communions and baptisms. After the passing of her husband Humberto in Florida she came back to New York and made Riverdale her home for the past 18 years. Reposing Sunday 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm at Riverdale-on-Hudson Funeral Home, 6110 Riverdale Avenue. Mass will be held on Monday 10 am at St. Gabriel’s Church in Riverdale, 3250 Arlington Ave. Conchita will be laid to rest with her husband, Humberto, in Tampa, Florida.