Nena Bermudez-Salvo of Waukesha passed away on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the age of 88.
She was the loving mother of Cecilia Benavente (Jorge E.), Guillermo Monterrey-Bermudez (Martha), Rolando Monterrey-Bermudez (Gloria), Jorge Monterrey-Bermudez (Rose). She was a loving grandmother to 15: Jorge A. Benavente (Emily), Daniel E. Benavente, Eduardo J. Benavente, Guillermo A. Monterrey, Yilda Monterrey, Alan Monterrey, German Monterrey, Rolando J. Monterrey (Gabby), Mario J. Monterrey (Sarahi), Tahereh DeLeon (Rolando), Saeed Monterrey (Dayna), Jorge J. Monterrey, Ligia Katrina Monterrey, Miguel Monterrey, Alvaro Monterrey and a wonderful great-grandmother of 11.
She was a member of the Waukesha community and St. Joseph’s Church for 34 years. She was involved with sewing circles, group prayers and was a professional tailor and enjoyed teaching others how to sew. Her personality filled a room with joy and her laugh filled our hearts with love and kindness. Nena always kept others in her heart and prayed for those who needed care and love the most. She is remembered by all that she came into contact with and left a loving impression for all.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 26, from 5:00 p.m. until time of parish vigil at 7:00 p.m. at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (on the corner of highways J & JJ, about four blocks south of I-94 from Highway J), Waukesha. Visitation will also be held on Thursday, July 27, from 10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 826 N. East Ave., Waukesha. Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Entombment to follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery.