Miriam Juan-Camacho, age 81, of Waterbury entered into rest on Thursday, February 24, 2022 at her home. She was the devoted wife of the late Gilberto Maldonado for over 57 years until his passing in 2019. Miriam was born on August 30, 1940 in Utuado, Puerto Rico, daughter of the late Miguel Juan and Herminia Camacho.
Mrs. Juan-Camacho was a devout Catholic whose faith guided her throughout her life.
Miriam is the beloved mother of Heriberto Maldonado and his wife, Drucila; and Ruben Jimenez, Jr. all of Bridgeport; and is the loving grandmother of Cynthia Maldonado, Vanessa Maldonado, Carolina Maldonado, Lucas Maldonado, Rachel Maldonado Olenik and Gabriel Maldonado. She also leaves her cherished great-grandchildren Audrey Demoya and Kimberly Ovales; her brothers, Angel de Juan of Chicago, and Miguel de Juan of Florida; her sister Iris Burgos of Florida and many loving nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Edwin Maldonado.
Services for Mrs. Juan-Camacho will be private and at the convenience of her family. The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Waterbury has been entrusted with her care. To leave online condolences for her family, please visit www.fordfh.com