Miguel A. Talavera, 78, of Brandon Woods of Dartmouth, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital, in New Bedford.
Born in Agua Dilla, Puerto Rica, son of the late Perfecto Talavera and Catalina Vargas, he came to the New Bedford area in 1959 and had worked in various area textile mills.
He is survived by his children, Michal, Anthony and Nancy Talavera all of Florida; two sisters, Juanita Morales and Mercedes Rivera both of New Bedford; a brother, Gilberto Talavera of New Bedford; five half sisters, Milagros, Marilyn, Betzaida, Emeraida and Emilsa; and many nieces and nephews. Miguel was the brother of the late Edwin and Jorge Luis Perez, Carmen Torres, Clara Jorge and Myrta Perez.
Private arrangements were by the Donaghy-Hathaway Funeral Home, 465 County St., New Bedford.
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