Maria A. Lozada
November 10, 1927  -  November 21, 2017

Maria A. Lozada

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Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home
1148 East Plant Street
Winter Garden, FL  34787
Monday, November 27, 2017
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Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
1603 N. Thanker Avenue
Kissimmee, FL  34741
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
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Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
1603 N. Thacker Avenue
Kissimmee, FL  34741
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
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Maria A. Lozada, of Carolina, Puerto Rico, passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at the age of 90.
She was known to everybody as “Toni.” Maria was born in Orocovis, Puerto Rico on November 10, 1927 to Cantalicia Marrero and Pedro Rivera. She was married to the late Francisco Lozada.
Maria was a member of Saint Peter the Apostle Roman Catholic Church in Reading, PA. She was a church choir director and a member of the Sacred Heart Society. Maria was a seamstress, played the guitar, loved singing and enjoyed hosting family and friends during the holidays. She was a loving and caring person with an amazing heart, a contagious laugh and a smile that would light up a room. Christmas was her favorite holiday of the year.
She is survived by her five children, Edwin Santiago, husband of Vickie Santiago, Muhlenberg, PA, Maria Santiago, wife of Nelson Santiago of St. Cloud, FL, Josie Alvarez of Kissimmee, FL, Margaret Lozada Rivera, wife of Geronimo Rivera, Carolina, PR and Frank Lozada, husband of Diane Jett-Lozada of Muhlenberg, PA.
Maria will be sorely missed by her six grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Maria will also be fondly remembered and missed by her numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and dear friends.
A Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 11am at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 1603 N. Thacker Ave., Kissimmee, Fl. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. A visitation and viewing will be held Monday from 5-8pm at Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home, 1148 E. Plant Street, Winter Garden, FL.


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  1. Donna M. Colon Glaze
    Collegeville, PA

    To Edwin, Maria, Josie, Margie and Frankie: My love, thoughts and prayers are with all of you. My sons Marques and Kori send their condolences. What will remain forever with me is Tia's unconditional love. May all of you find content in your hearts that she will be forever with you. Rest in peace Tia. I love you, Donna

  2. Lou & Elli Colón
    Milton, DE

    Toni, you will be missed here on earth. Your legacy lives on in your beautiful children Edwin, Maria, Josie, Margie and Frank. To Edwin, Maria, Josie, Margie and Frank: Thank You for sharing your mom with me and all of us. I am grateful for the kindness she always showed me, the good food, lots of laughter and the good memories. With you in spirit.
    Much love, Louie & Elli Colón

  3. Wanda Martinez
    Reading, PA

    My deepest sympathy and condolences to the family!! Toni was an amazing woman, she was loved by so many people, she will sadly be missed. May she rest in peace!! Josie I am so sorry for ur loss, I am praying for u and ur family!! Your friend Wanda

  4. Elly Salamo
    Apopka, FL

    Praying for God’s strength to help you in your time of need.
    Love you,

    Lydia Cruz, Elly Salamo, Jamie Salamo, Jolanda Salamo, Marcus Vega & Chrtistal Gonzalez

  5. Nohelia Rivas
    Carolina, FL

    Mi mas sentido pésame, papito Dios tiene un angel mas en sus filas, que descanse en paz tu mami querida, la vamos a extrañar

  6. Nancy Feliciano
    Puerto Rico,

    You were an exceptional daughter, how lucky were you and family, to have her in your life.
    Now she watches over you , your Angel. May she RIP.
    Nancy F.

  7. Louis & Pat Terry
    Reading, PA

    Dearest Friends
    We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother.Toni was apart of our neighborhood family on Buttonwood Street in Reading for many years. Always when she past our porch greeting you with her beautiful smile and she always made you feel so special and welcome. Toni loved her family dearly and and she will be missed by many.
    Until we meet again rest in Paradise.
    Hugs to you
    Lou & Pat Terry

  8. Ida lourdes Agosto
    San juan,

    Margie, te acompano en tu sentimiento. Oro por ti y los tuyos.
    Carinos, Ida lourdes y AnselmO
    San Juan, PR.

  9. Brunhilda Díaz
    Riviera Beach, FL

    Mi más sentido pésame para Marggie y demás familiares. Aunque físicamente no puedo estar con ustedes, mis oraciones los acompañan.
    Toni fue un gran ser humano que nos acompañó en todas las reuniones del Ministerio Raquel, mientras estaba en Puerto Rico. Descansa en paz, mamita.
    Brunhilda Diaz

  10. William Colon & Michele
    Harrison City, PA

    Michele and I express our most heartfelt condolence for the loss of "Tonita". So loving, so sweet.

  11. Diana Delgado

    Querida Margie mis oraciones están con ustedes.
    Tenemos un ángel que velará por nosotros y nuestro ministerio. Gracias a Dios por haber conocido a tan maravilloso ser. Te amo

  12. Gilberto Torres Rivera

    Bendición Titi.. te extrañare mucho! Confió en que ya estás en la presencia de Dios, junto a tus hermanos y familia que se nos adelantaron.

    Nos veremos pronto ... tu sobrino

  13. Rosalyn Virella Santa, Ministerio Raquel, SB
    Carolina, Puerto Rico,

    Mi más profundo pésame Margie, Júnior y familia, sabes cuanto hubiera querido estar contigo en este momento, ten la seguridad de q Mamá está con nuestro Padre y q hiciste todo lo q estuvo a tu alcance para q ella estuviera bien, un abrazote y q brille para ella la luz perpetua, QDP...

  14. Mahal Torres
    Waterbury, CT

    My deepest condolences,may our Lord and savior guide you always,God bless you all,Tio junior,Titi margie,and family.magaly and family love you all.😗🙇‍♂️❤

  15. Bernardette López/Claudette Marie de Lourdes
    San Juan, MS

    Nos unimos al dolor que les embarga. Los amamos mucho.
    Bernardette, Claudette y Antoinette

  16. Alexa Torres
    Bronx, NY

    Mi más sincero pésame a la familia Lozada. Le pido a Dios que en este momento difícil le dé la fortaleza y unión familiar que necesitan para poder pasar la partida de Maria juntos a sus seres queridos.
    Que Maria A Lozada Descanse en Paz🙏🙏🙏
    Alexa Torres sobrina de Geronimo Rivera y Margie Lozada Rivera

  17. Sandra Cardona

    Siempre recordaré su hermosa sonrisa, les acompaño los sentimientos en este momento de dolor.

  18. Ivette Davila y Carol I Escalera-Davila
    Santa Bernardita Carolina,

    Dios los Ama

  19. Maritza Betancourt
    San Diego, CA

    I am sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Someone as special as Maria will never be forgotten. She will remain in our hearts for as long as we live. Please know that I am thinking of you and praying for peace and comfort. We have beautiful memories of Maria, her smile, joy, sweet kindness and especially her love and faith in God. May she Rest In Peace. Our love be with you and the family's.

    From the Betancourt family.

  20. Ingrid Lopez
    St Cloud, FL

    Hermosa tu mami!. Dios la recibe con los brazos abiertos. Estan en mis oraciones para que sigan fortaleciendose. Continuar el legado de Doña Maria. Un abrazo de paz.

  21. Jesus n Mercedes Rojas
    Reading, PA

    Rest In Peace Toni you will always be in our hearts forever . May God bless your family always . Our love n prayers r always with u . Love u always 🙏🏽 Jesus n Mercedes Rojas ❤️

  22. Aurea Aceved
    Reading, PA

    Toni will always keep you in my Heart. Your sister in Christ and Socia del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus.❤️

  23. Cynthia-Lucas Weaver
    Reading, PA

    I will never forget all the amazing times I had at your home on Buttonwood St.and yes Christmas was always so amazing.your work is now finished on this side, so now may you forever rest in happy I got to be a part of your life, and thanks for all your special love 🌹🌹🌹🌹😘

  24. Darya
    , PA

    Maria, Nelson and Family. Our prayers, much love and comfort. God received an angel, she is only away, not gone.

    Love Todd, Darya and Sons

  25. Darya
    , PA

    Maria, Nelson and Family. Our prayers, much love and comfort. God received an angel, she is only away, not gone.

    Love Todd, Darya and Sons

  26. Sheriff family
    Reading, PA

    We are praying for ya we was all like family in the 6th ward mom will be missed by our family know that we Love ya and praying for ya God Blessing

  27. Miriam Ramos
    kissimmee, FL

    So sorry for your lost especially on these days of holidays my heart goes out to you jossie & family

  28. Grace
    Reading, PA

    Josie,and family know that you are in my prayers and I am so sorry for your loss.look up and be encouraged. She is at rest.aunt Grace loves you Josie

  29. Dorene Ayala
    Reading, PA

    My sincere condolences to the family. May her soul rest in peace.

  30. Israel Fuentes and family
    Kissimmee, FL

    Our deepest condolences to the family. After spending 38 years with you enjoying your singing, laughter, and kindness I will miss you dearly. May you RIP.

  31. Lydia Cruz
    Tampa, FL

    Josie mis mas sentido pesame para ti y tu familia..cuando tengas tiempo y te sientas mejor lee lo que dice Revelacion 21:3 y 4 y juan 5:28y29 y podras ver a tu mamita otra vez

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