Mr. Richard L. Soriano, 48, died suddenly on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway, New Jersey.
Family and friends are invited to the visitation in the Kowalski Funeral Home, 515 Roselle Street, Linden on Sunday, October 13th. from 3:00-7:00PM. During the visitation on Sunday, a prayer service will be offered at 6:00PM by the Pastor Renato Castro of the El Shaddai Ministries of Roselle, New Jersey. On Monday, October 14th., everyone will gather in the funeral home parking lot from 9:20-9:30AM. We will then form a procession to Rosedale Cemetery, Linden, New Jersey, where the prayers of committal, again by Pastor Renato Castro, will be said at 10:00AM, followed by Richard’s burial in the family plot.
Richard, the son of the late Ana Garnica Soriano and Leonardo Soriano, was born in the Bronx, New York City, New York. He resided there for many years, before moving to Linden, New Jersey nine years ago.
Richard was a mail carrier, employed by the U.S. Postal Service, for the past fifteen years. He currently was assigned to the Main Post Office on Wood Avenue in Linden, New Jersey.
Richard was the president and member of the American Postal Workers Union Local #2876 in Linden. He also was a member of the National Association of Letter Carriers – AFL-CIO.
In addition to his father, Leonardo Soriano, Richard is survived by his wife, Maribel Rodriguez; his daughter, Ivanna Fiorella; his maternal grandmother, Blanca; his five brothers, Elvis Soriano and his wife, Patricia, Leonardo Soriano and his fiancée, Nancy Macias, Jefferson Soriano, Arturo Soriano and his wife, Gabby and Franco Soriano, as well as, numerous nephews, nieces, cousins, co-workers and friends.
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