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Maria Encarnacion Jara Pelaez

December 25, 1950 — April 18, 2022


Maria Encarnacion Jara Palaez, age 71, currently of Stratford, has passed away into the peaceful rest of the Lord on April 18, 2022, in Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT.  Maria was born in Ecuador and most recently came to the United States to share time with her children.  She is the daughter of the late Luis A. Jara and the late Matilde M. Palaez.  She is survived by her children Fanny N. Loja, Luis A. Loja, Milton P. Loja, Teresita Loja, Freddy R. Loja, Zoila V. Loja, Ana L. Loja, and Gladys A. Loja. 24 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends who will sorely miss her. 

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 Friends are invited to attend calling hours on Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 6-9 P.M. at the Funeraria Luz de Paz, (Peaceful light funeral home), 426 E. Washington Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06608.

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Saturday, April 23, 2022

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