Cover photo for Esperanza C. Delgado's Obituary
Esperanza C. Delgado Profile Photo
1921 Esperanza 2013

Esperanza C. Delgado

May 14, 1921 — July 24, 2013

Esperanza C. "Espie" Delgado (nee Cintron), age 92, passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at her daughter's home in Toledo, OH, after a brief illness.
She was born on May 14, 1921 in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico and had lived in New York also before moving to Lorain in 1951. She was a housekeeper at St. Joseph Hospital for 14 years, before retiring in 1990. She was a member of Sacred Heart Chapel, where she was also a member of the Cursillo Movement. In Toledo, she was a member of St. Martin de Porres Church. Espie enjoyed sewing and playing Bingo.
She is survived by her sons; Raymond (Chris) Delgado, Jr., David (Judy) Delgado, and Jose (Lucille) Delgado, all of Lorain, daughters; Freida (Roberto) Colon, of Coamo, PR, Judith (Benny) Rivera, of Lorain, and Gladys Delgado Ofori-Atta, of Toledo, many grandchildren and great grandchildren, a brother, Oterro Cintron Medina, of Bayamon, PR, and a sister, Dimas Cintron Medina (Zenkewich), of NJ.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Ramon Delgado Ramos, in 1998, her parents; Fermin and Juana (nee Ortiz) Cintron, brothers; Juan Cintron, Susano Cintron, Thomas Cintron, Antonio Cintron Medina, Francisco Cintron, Guillermo Cintron, Mario Cintron Medina, and Angel Cintron Medina, and her sisters; Tomasita Cintron, Maria Martinez, and Julia Delgado.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 28, 2013, from 7 - 9 pm, in the Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, OH, where services will be held on Monday, at 11:00 am. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.

Cemetery Details

Calvary Cemetery
555 North Ridge Road
Lorain, OH,

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Esperanza C. Delgado, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 6

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree