Dolores Nieves, age 99, died Friday, August 3, 2018 at Clarissa Cook Hospice Center, Davenport, Iowa.
Dolores was born on November 11, 1918 in Puerto Rico the daughter of Antonio and Edelmira (Garcia) Velez. She married Emilio Nieves on August 6, 1951 in New Jersey. He died May 10, 2000. Dolores was employed as a Sewing Machine operator.
Survivors include, one step-daughter, Magda Sipes; one son, Frank Luyando, Jr. of Lyndon; six grandchildren, Mitchel Luyando, David Luyando, Darlene (Tim) Bellini, Robert (Shelly) Luyanndo, Frank Luyando and Paul Luyando.
She was preceded in death by her parents and 20 brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be Monday, August 6, 2018 from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM at St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church in Prophetstown. Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 1:00 PM with Reverend Antoni Kretowicz officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Prophetstown. Arrangements were completed by the McDonald Funeral Home, Prophetstown.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established.