Jose Morales Rivera, 86, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2019. A native of Puerto Rico, he was the son of the late Gildo Morales and Carmen Rivera. He was a U.S.Army Veteran having served in Korea during the war. He loved going to Church with his wife and cherished spending time with his family. He also enjoyed playing softball and baseball.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years Virginia Rodriguez Rivera
1 Daughter- Millie Morales Cowan (Jim) of Webster
1 Son- Jose Morales Rodriguez (Mayra) of Lajas, Puerto Rico
6 Grandchildren- Michael Clark, Gini Clark, Laura Clark, Jose A. Morales, Mayra Morales, William Morales, 3 Great Grandchildren
Brother- William Morales Rivera (Elba) of Atlanta, Georgia
Sister- Isabel Morales Rivera of Puerto Rico
A Military Service will be held 12:00 pm Tuesday April 9, 2019 at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Black Mountain.