Cruz Samaniego of Raeford died Friday, June 26, 2015 in FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital at the age of 87.
She was born in Puerto Rico on May 3, 1928 to the late Bernado Olmedo and Cruz Acer Olmedo. She was preceded in death by her husband, Nelson Samaniego, her sisters Rosa Lydia Bigsby, and Monserrate Molinary, and her brother, Domingo Olmedo.
She leaves behind her son, Simon Colon (Elsie) of Raeford; her daughter, Carmen Sosa of Los Angeles, California; her sister Adamina Gutierrez of Puerto Rico; and her granddaughter, Anna Colon.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until noon Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Crumpler Funeral Home Chapel in Raeford.
The funeral will be at noon Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Crumpler Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Hector Diaz officiating. Burial will be in the Raeford Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.