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“You will be missed and will be forever in our prayers. There are no words to express what hole you will leave for so many who cared for you. We were...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: The Larsons - Gilboa, NY - friend

“DEAREST JOE AND FAMILY I WAS VERY FORTUNATE TO HAVE KNOWN CHRIS. SHE WAS AN OUTSTANDING WOMAN AND YOU AND HER GIRLS WERE THE LIGHT OF HER LIFE...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: JUANITA KRAJEWSKI - SCHOHARIE, NY

“JOE,BRANDI,JESS,AND JO-BELLY, CHRIS WAS A VERY GOOD FRIEND AND NEIGHBOR, WE HAD A LOT OF LAUGHS WITH YOU GUYS THROUGHT THE YEARS.I THINK MAX WAS HER...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: kathy cavano - state island, NY

“I am so sorry! Chris and her family will forever be a part of my prayers. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Christie - Staten Island, NY

“Chris was the matriarch of a warm and loving family. she was selfless and generous of herself. i feel lucky to have known someone who never...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: rhonda macauda - staten island, NY

“Chris will be missed greatly but she will always live on in our hearts. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, friend, etc. One thing...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Janet & Erik Nelson - NY - Friend

“We Love & miss you Aunt Chris!! You were/are a beautiful woman inside & out. RIP .....u will be missed Sooo much ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Annie & Sparky Hillin & sobs - FL

“Rest in peace Miss Chris. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Daniella Carminio Edick - FL


Gilboa- Christine E. Rivera, 61, passed away on Monday, January 28, 2013, following a long illness.

Born on April 10, 1951,in Staten Island, she was the daughter of Francis and Evelyn (LaForge) Loblein. Christine was the youngest of ten children.

She was a devoted wife and mother to her family.

Christine is survived by her husband of forty-three years: Joseph E. Rivera, as well as three daughters: Brandie Rivera of Colonie, Jessica (Kevin) DeLaet of Middleburgh, and Joelle Rivera of Gilboa; and her grandson: Steven DeLaet.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00PM on Monday, February 11, 2013 at Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River Street, Middleburgh. There will be no calling hours.