Alberto Luis Merced
Mr. Alberto Luis Merced, age 60, entered into eternal rest Thursday, February 28, 2008 at his place of residence.
Son of the late Victor and Carmen Merced of Aguas Buenas, Puerto Rico, Alberto was a resident of Bridgeport since 1967. He was well respected in the community, where he and his brother, Ramon, owned and operated for 22 years the Rainbow Restaurant at 1329 East Main Street Bridgeport. He was married to Carmen Diaz; and a brother to Lorenzo, Victor and Ramon Merced. Alberto and Sinnie Merced had two children, Alberto "Matthew" and Kimberly Beth Merced. He is also survived by his loving partner, Olga Collazo, with whom he lived and their two sons, Daniel Delgado and Ramon Christopher Merced. Additionally Alberto is survived by his grandchildren, Karl Chludinsky, Matthew Ricardo Merced and Jacob Irrizarry and, numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday, March 3, 2008 at 8: a.m. in Community Funeral Chapels, 798 Park Ave, Bridgeport, and at 9 a.m. in St. Charles Church, for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow at St. Michaels Cemetery, Stratford. The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m., Sunday, March 2, 2008 in the funeral home. For further information contact 203 334 9999.