Margaro Mateo Rodriguez of Montgomery, NY passed away Sunday, April 26, 2020, in Montgomery. He was 90 years old.
The son of the late Praxedes Mateo and Eugenia Rodriguez, he was born April 02, 1930 in Barranquitas, Puerto Rico.
He was an immigrant worker that came in the 1950's to work on the farms in New Jersey and Goshen NY.
He later moved to NYC where he met and fell in love with Ana D. Robles. Together they raised 5 children. Margaro was a retired Yellow Cab Driver who loved New York City and its excitement.
Survivors include his daughter Margarita Negron and husband Saul Negron of Montgomery, daughter Betty Cruz and husband Jose A. Cruz, son David Mateo and wife Maribeth Mateo, daughter Yolanda Velasquez, daughter in law Rowena Mateo; 12 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Pre-Deceased by his son William Mateo.
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P.O. Box 158, Montgomery, NY 12549, AB