In Loving Memory of Carlos Ortiz
Carlos OrtizScranton, PA December 9, 1963 ~ May 13, 2018 Date of Service: May 19, 2018
Carlos Ortiz, 54, of Scranton, died Sunday.
Born in Caguas, Puerto Rico, son of the late Domingo Sr. and Luz Maria Berrios Ortiz, he attended St. Mary's grade school and Dunmore public schools. He had a passion for cooking and was owner and chef at Chef Pig in South Side, a nickname he was affectionately known as. He loved the outdoors and spending time with his nieces and nephews, and enjoyed treating his family and friends to cookouts.
Surviving are a daughter, Lidia Ortiz; brothers, Jose Manuel Ortiz, Luis Alberto Ortiz, Angel Ortiz, twins Jose Ortiz and Julio Ortiz; as well as aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews; and former wife, Barbara Kosiara.
He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Domingo Ortiz Jr. and Orlando "Dandy" Ortiz.
A funeral service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore.
Friends and family may pay their respects from noon until the time of service.