Carmen L. Concepcion of Brookhaven, PA passed away on September 30, 2021, at the age of 84. She was born in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico where she spent her early years.
She is survived by her loving daughters Lisa (Victor) Guglielmo, Maria (Dennis) Rzaca and Carmen (Jeff) Rosensweig; son Effie (Maria) Concepcion; 12 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; also her brothers and sisters. Predeceased by beloved husband Efigenio Concepcion; son Johnny Concepcion and daughter Millie Mourino.
Carmen enjoyed going to church, listening to music, cooking, trips to the casinos and above all being around her family. She was wonderful with children during her time as a bilingual teacher for Columbus School in Chester, PA. She was fond of her many pet birds named Toby who she cared deeply for.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, from 10:00-10:50 a.m. in Saint Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Chester, PA. Funeral Mass will begin at 11:00 a.m. followed by interment in Saints Peter & Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Carmen’s name to the Dementia Society of America.