G. Enrique Molina, a resident of Orlando, FL and former resident of Yonkers, NY passed away on August 6, 2020 at the age of 88.
G. Enrique Molina, born on 4/20/1932 in his native country, Ecuador, son of the late Elvia Cajape and Jose Molina. He migrated to the USA in the 1960's and lived in New Jersey, Manhattan and Queens, NY. He retired to Florida in 2016. He had three brothers Felix, Jaime and Flavio. He was a Semi-Pro Barcelona Sporting Club of Ecuador soccer player. He was also a avid fan of Emelec sporting club, and of all sports. He enjoyed playing soccer until his late 40 with a group of friends. He enjoyed cooking, traveling and walks on the beach and sharing his knowledge with all his children and grandchildren. He was survived by his 6 children, Gabriel, Elvia Patricia, Enrique Xavier, Marilyn, Henry & Jimmy, He worked at St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital, in the dietary/nutrition department for over 30 years. Was married to Alejandrina Molina Vera and widowed at a very early age and later on he re-married America Molina Flores for 53 years and was widowed in 2017. He also leaves behind his companion Blanca DelSalto and his19 grandchildren: Saphira, Ariadne, Ruben Jr. Sybil, Brandon, Taylour; Marc, Alexandria, Michael, Sarah, Diandra, Cynthia, Xavier; Victoria, Noah, James, Nicholas, Daniel, Jennifer, Alberto & Alex and his 7 great-grandchildren; Justin, Addison, Emily, Isabella, Matthew Benjamin Bond, Kieran. He was predeceased by his loving son, Ruben.
"We have so many special memories of you dad, but in our hearts we know you are in heaven at peace watching down on us. You'll never be forgotten."
The family will be present on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 from 4 - 8 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home - 732 Yonkers Avenue - Yonkers, NY 10704 (914) 375-1400. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 12:30 PM at the funeral home. Enrique will be laid to rest at St. Mary's Cemetery - 114 Sprain Road - Yonkers, NY 10710.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family