Leonora R. Perez

Leonora R. Perez died Monday, September 5, 2022 at Jamaica Hospital, New York. She was 97.


She was born in Montalban, Rizal, she came to the United States in 1992 and had lived in Cinnaminson before moving to New Brunswick in 2004. Leonora worked as a house keeper at Cinnaminson Convalescent Center for ten years before her retirement in 2002. She was a member of the New Brunswick Senior Citizens and the A.S.L.F. at St. Mary of Mt. Virgin Church.


She was predeceased by her husband Teofilo C. Perez; her parents Esteban and Marcela (Zamora) Rivera. Surviving are her two daughter – Juliana B. Festejo of Howell; Severina P. Wilcox of New Brunswick; her son Jaime R. Perez of Orlando, Fla; her brother Odon Z. Rivera of the Philippines; 10 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.


Visitation will be Sunday, September 11, from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Selover Funeral Home, 555 Georges Road, North Brunswick. Funeral service Monday, 9:15AM at Selover Funeral Home, Mass at 10:00AM at St. Mary of Mt. Virgin Church. In lieu of flowers make donations to Religious Teachers Filippini, www.filippiniusa.org.