May 11, 1932 – July 18, 2019
Francisco Olmeda passed away at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital Newburgh, NY on Thursday July 18, 2019. He was born in Islote Arecibo, Puerto Rico on May 11, 1932. He was 87 years old. Francisco worked as a custodian for Demolition Company in Brooklyn, NY for many years. Francisco the father of Maria Natal, Francisco Olmeda, Ivan Olmeda, Adelina Olmeda, Henry Olmeda and uncle to Keila Olmeda. He is survived by his brother Fernando Olmeda Fernandez and predeceased by his sister Blanca Nieves Olmeda Fernandez.
Francisco was an amazing loving dad and grandfather. He never complained and loved to be with his family. He loved animals and especially his Shih-Tzu Casanova. He loved to watch his favorite baseball team The Mets.
He loved his grandchildren: Frankie, Preston, Rebecca, Matt, Amanda, Sarah, Melissa, Katherine, Dylan, Jayren, Ethan. Our Dad was known as the Cookie Monster at Wingate Beacon.
Special Thanks To: Yenny for always loving him and being so attentive to him. His eyes shined when she walked into the room. Carolina: aka: La Chiquita. Thank you for helping us with him and never saying no. Marcia one of his nurses at Wingate: Thank you for going out of your way to help us and keep us informed. Alejandra y Dana Gracias por querer a Don fran y quererlo como su abeles. Dr. Jairaj Chaudhry, MD Cardiologist for giving us three more years with him.
Visitation will be held on Sunday July 21, 2019 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at Hudson Valley funeral Home, Inc. 239 Quassaick Avenue (Rte94) New Windsor, NY 12553.