Eduardo G. Arce, Sr, 80, passed away on Friday, January 22, 2020 in Hartford, CT. The youngest of nine children, Eduardo, affectionately known as "Daldy" to family and "Shorty" to friends, was born in San Sebastian, Puerto Rico to the late Manuela Garcia and Santos Arce.
Preceded in death by his 5 siblings and his son, Victor Arce, he is survived by his wife Ruth Arce of 58 years and three sisters, Ana Arce Torres, Paula Arce and Maria Arce Olivencia. Eduardo leaves to cherish his loving memory his children, Eduardo Jr., Kenneth Sr., Rebecca, Lillian and Adam Sr.; 15 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Private funeral arrangements being held by De Leon Funeral Home.