Darcel Marie Burgos Flakes

July 17, 1967May 28, 2018

Darcel Marie Burgos Flakes, 50, of Reading, passed away after a lengthy illness in Tower Health Reading Hospital on Monday, May 28, 2018.

Born in Manhattan, NY on July 17, 1967, Darcel was the daughter of Paula Marina Flores Burgos and the late Felix Anthony Burgos. She was a graduate of Dodge High School in the Bronx, NY. She was a member of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Reading.

Family was very important to Darcel and she enjoyed entertaining the family. She also enjoyed homemaking and cooking.

Surviving is her mother, Paula Marina Flores of Reading; her brother Peter Christopher Burgos of Reading; four uncles, John "Cuto" Campanion, Richard, Vladimar, Jr. and Orlando Flores; one aunt, Juana Reveron and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.

Darcel is predeceased by her uncle, Raphael Flores; her father, Felix Anthony Burgos; her aunt, Ramona Ramos; her grandfather, Vladimar Flores; her grandmother, Carmen Delia Flores; her ex-husband and good friend, Anthony Flakes and her beloved son, Joshua Monserrate Rodriguez.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1pm on Friday, June 1, 2018 in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, 1018 N. 8th St., Reading, PA 19604 with Monsignor John J. Grabish as celebrant. A viewing will be held in Theo C. Auman Funeral Home, 247 Penn St., Reading, PA 19601 on Friday from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Darcel will be laid to rest in Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading.

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  • Viewing Friday, June 1, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Friday, June 1, 2018

Darcel Marie Burgos Flakes