Robert Gary Stopper 1960-2011By Jose B. Rivera
East Harlem August 23, 2011. Robert Gary Stopper passed away on Thursday, August 11th, 2011 in New York City at the age of 51. Robert has been a long time East Harlem resident and community activist. He was often seen speak during Community Board 11’s Public Session for causes he believed in. Robert also helped many of East Harlem’s elected officials get elected by working on their political campaigns.
Robert was instrumental in building relationships and in fund-raising events for his East Harlem community.Read Story
Don Otilio Diaz 1930-2006By Jose B. Rivera
Don Otilio Diaz, executive director of La Casa de la Herencia Cultural Puertorriquena, died peacefully on Monday, August 21, 2006. He was 75. Mr. Diaz had no children, but is survived here in New York City by a sister, a nephew, and many nieces and cousins.Read Story
Rafael Flores In RemembranceBy Jose B. Rivera
Raphael Antonio Flores (1947-2003)
Eulogy & Remembrance by Kelly Vilar