Leominster - Rosalia Lopez-Soto, 79 of Florida, died July 12, 2020, at the Poinciana Hospital in Florida. She was born November 5, 1940, in Lares, PR, daughter of the late Dolores Ramos and Juan Soto. Rosalia had worked as an agriculturalist in Puerto Rico and New Jersey, a chef in Leominster, and an entrepreneur in her own businesses in Massachusetts and Florida. She was a member of the Escuela de Consejo Moral in Leominster, Massachusetts.
Rosalia had seven siblings: Geraldo Soto, Carmen Soto, Antonia Soto, Ramon Soto, Anival Soto, Gilberto Soto and Benita Soto.
At the age of 14 she married, Jose Acevedo-Vega who passed away on June 6, 1996. She remarried on April 19, 1985.
She leaves behind her husband, Jorge L. Lopez, of 35 years. Her thirteen children; Jose Angel Acevedo, Wilfredo Acevedo, Maria Delcarmen Acevedo, Angel Luis Acevedo, Margarita Winkler-Acevedo, Geraldo Acevedo, Gloria Correa-Acevedo, Luz Lopez-Acevedo, Rosa Nilda Alejandro-Acevedo, Maria Luisa Plummer-Acevedo, Olga Delgado-Acevedo, Theresita Encarnacion-Acevedo, and Elizabeth Ashmore-Acevedo. Rosalia had over fifty grandchildren and over ten great grandchildren.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, July 18, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in Wright-Roy Funeral Home, Inc., 109 West Street, Leominster, MA. Burial will follow after services at St. Leo's Cemetery, 360 Lancaster Street, Leominster, MA.
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