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Obituary for Delfina Chirino Whitfield

Delfina Chirino Whitfield was born on November 26, 1933 in Havana, Cuba, daughter of the late Alejandro Chirino and Christina Martinez. She was the one of seven children. Delfina was educated in Cuba’s public school system. She managed a clothing store in Cuba.

After Delfina immigrated to the United States in 1959, she graduated from Mercy College in New Jersey with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She lived in Elizabeth and Piscataway before relocating to Roselle.

Delfina and Louis were the owners of Cardinals Wines and Liquors Store in Newark, New Jersey.

She was a loving wife and great mother.

On Monday, September 4, 2017, Delfina Chirino Whitfield departed this earthly life at Genesis Westfield Center in Westfield.

On August 21, 2010, her husband, Louis Tompkins Whitfield passed away.

Delfina leaves to cherish her memory, her sons: David Whitfield and Alex Whitfield; sister, Juana Chirino of Tampa, Florida; grandson, David Whitfield; great-grandson, Taylor Whitfield; nephews, Etiam Nodarse and Osvaldo Chirino; nieces: Naomi Chririno and Ivonne Nodarse; nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of dear relatives and friends.


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Visitation

Tuesday

12

Sep

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
G. G. Woody Funeral Home

206 E. 8th Avenue
Roselle, NJ 07203

Service

Tuesday

12

Sep

11:00 AM
G. G. Woody Funeral Home

206 E. 8th Avenue
Roselle, NJ 07203

cemetery

Tuesday

12

Sep

B.G. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery

350 Province Line Rd.
Wrightstown, NJ 08562

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