Elvira Margarita Cortes, also known as “Margie,” 92, of Jersey City, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022. Visiting will be at Plaza Funeral Home at 445 Monmouth Street on Monday, Nov. 14, 2022 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
A funeral service will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Mass of Christian burial will be at St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Jersey City, on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will take place at Bayview Cemetery in Jersey City at 11:30 a.m.
Elviria leaves behind to cherish her memory her niece Carmen Carino and Elvira’s beloved family of grandchildren, including Edwin, Kathy, Jackie, Michael, Dagmar, Melissa, Madeline, her 14 great grandchildren, her 6 great-great grandchildren, her late daughter Milagro Alvarez, Migdalia Rivera, Angelic Ramos, and her late son Luis Torres. She was the daughter of the late Joaquin Cortes Rodriguez and Mercedes Portalatin Ramos.