Elsa was loved by everyone and loved making jokes and laughing, even in her darkest of times. She never once held remorse for anyone who wronged her and had a heart of gold, full of generosity and forgiveness, and never once complained of any pain throughout her final journey. She was a mother of five and a grandmother to six, most of whom she raised as kids, and played the role of a father and mother for all of us. Losing our backbone is heartbreaking but we will honor her with every step we take in our lives.
We are raising these funds to cover funeral expenses for two funerals, one in New York and one in her beloved homeland of Puerto Rico. The funds will cover funeral costs, shipping costs, and family airline tickets which are extremely expensive due to bad conditions in P.R and the urgency of booking them. These funds will be managed by me, her eldest daughter and will be all towards accomplishing my mother's final wishes of being buried in Puerto Rico alongside other deceased family members, including her son.
Thank you in advanced to those of you who are generous enough to spare any money.
- The Velez-Valentin-Aguilar Family
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