Margarita Adorno passed away on January 7, 2021 at the age of 88. She is the beloved wife of the late Santiago Adorno. Devoted mother of Carmen Adorno, Margarita Palacio, and the late Papo Adorno, Cachan Adorno, Miguel Adorno, and Joanne Adorno. Loving Abuela to her many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. Sadly missed by her extended family and her furbaby Patches.
Margarita was born in Manati, Puerto Rico to the late Jose Adorno and Dolores Irizarry Tapia. After emigrating to Philadelphia, she worked hard as a custodian for the Philadelphia Board of Education while raising her children. Margarita always lived life her way and her family would lovingly say that she was stubborn. However, she had a heart of gold and would always give to anyone who needed anything. Margarita loved to spend time with family, and loved to go out to eat. She was also a religious person who was devoted to her faith. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing and funeral Thursday January 14, 2021 beginning at 9:30-10:45 am in Holy Innocents Church L Street and East Hunting Park Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19124 (Juniata). Mass 11am. Interment Greenmount Cemetery.
We ask that all those attending services wear a mask and maintain social distancing.
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