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Maria Magdalena Vasquez, 102, Of Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Maria Magdalena Vasquez, 102, of Bridgeport, died Friday, July 17.

She was born in the Dominican Republic, daughter of Luis Tobias and Eusebia Taberas, prior to relocating with her children to the U.S. many years ago.

She is survived by three children, Diogenes, Demostenes and Fernando Vasquez; six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by two sons.

Friends are invited to attend calling hours Tuesday, July 21 from 7-9 p.m. at the Funeraria Luz de Paz (Peaceful Light Funeral Home), 426 E. Washington Ave., Bridgeport. Funeral services have been scheduled for Wednesday, July 22 at 9 a.m. at the funeral home followed by a 10 a.m. mass of Christian burial in Blessed Sacrament Parish. Interment will follow in St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, New York.

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