Age 73 passed away at home on May 22, 2018, with family at her side. Ana was born in Sucre, Bolivia on February 25, 1945, the daughter of the late Telesforo Rivera Flores and Alejandra de Rivera. Ana had a wonderful smile and gentle nature. She was kind and loving and will be missed by all who knew her. She loved to cook and host parties and was happiest when surrounded by family and friends. She enjoyed traveling, especially back to Bolivia and Ecuador. Ana was most proud of her family including her two grandchildren. She is survived by a loving son, Jose (Fernanda) Rivera; two grandchildren, Franchesca and Gabriella Rivera; two siblings, Jaime Rivera and Natividad Uriarte-Rivera and a niece, Beatriz Morales. She was also preceded in passing by a brother, Lucho Rivera. In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and she will be laid to rest in Silver Spring, MD. Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of S.W. Michigan, c/o the funeral home. Family and friends may share a condolence online at www.joldersma-klein.com.