Jean A. Ortiz
Departed in Palm Bay, Florida, on May 13, 2019
Jean A. Ortiz ,80, of Palm Bay, passed away on May 13, 2019, peacefully at home.
She was born to the late Alfred and Mildred Miller, March 15, 1939 in Bridgeport Connecticut.
She married Hector Ortiz on July 18,1956. They lived together in Connecticut and Massachusetts before relocating to Altamonte Springs and finally settling in Palm Bay, Florida. Jean is survived by her five children; Susie Ortiz of Naugatuck; Hector Ortiz Jr. of Moreno Valley; Diana Ortiz of Bridgeport; Jody Ortiz and Lindy Ortiz of Palm Bay. She is also survived by twelve grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
Jean worked for a short time as a machinist making textiles including lace and bandages for American Bandage Company. She was a loving mother, not only to her own children but, also raising and caring for the children of others. She loved to spend time playing cards with family and friends every chance she got. Her light hearted spirit and wonderful sense of humor will be greatly missed.
Jean will be cremated and will find her final resting place beside her mother in Connecticut