WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y. -- Nicolas Rivera, 29, of Wappingers Falls, died Sept. 11. He was 29.
He was born Oct. 15, 1986, and was a graduate of Arlington High School, Class of 2006.
Rivera truly loved the Lord. He was baptized at the Tabernacle of Christ Church in Beacon. He was a charming young man who enjoyed spending time with his family, and making people laugh. He often would tell his family “I’ve got swag” and he did.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Barbara Alvarez Soto and Wilfredo Soto; father, Isaia Rivera; siblings, Louis Roman, Isaia Rivera Jr., Yolanda Rivera, Robert Rivera, Maritza Rivera and Meliza Rivera; nieces, Rosalina Diebella, Sophia Rivera and Julianna Steinbach; nephew, Robert Rivera Jr.; and grandmothers, Enoelia Alvarez and Angelina Pacheco.
There will be a funeral service at noon Thursday at the McHoul Funeral Home Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction followed by interment in Wappingers Rural Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the family to assist them during this difficult time.
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