Marcelino Ortiz, Sr.

May 2, 1936 ~ March 8, 2020 (age 83)


Marcelino Ortiz, Sr., 83, of East Hartford, beloved husband of Maria M. Ortiz, passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Hartford Hospital.  Born in Cayey, Puerto Rico, he was the son of the late Celedonio and Carmen (Rivera) Ortiz.

Along with his wife, Marcelino is survived by two sons, Marcelino Ortiz, Jr. and David Ortiz; two daughters, Evelyn Ortiz and Beverly Resto; a brother, Pedro Ortiz and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Family and friends may call on Thursday, March 19 from 5:00 to 7:00pm at the Cromwell Funeral Home, 506 Main Street, Cromwell. A graveside service will be held on Monday, March 23 at 10:00 am in the State Veterans Cemetery, 317 Bow Lane, Middletown where full military honors will be accorded.  To share memories or send condolences to the family, please visit


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March 19, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cromwell Funeral Home
506 Main Street
Cromwell, CT 06416

Graveside Service
March 23, 2020

10:00 AM
State Veterans' Cemetery
317 Bow Lane
Middletown, CT 06457

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