Jose B. Rivera, 66, of Lebanon, passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Born in Orocovis, Puerto Rico on April 21, 1953, he was the son of the late Jose Rivera and Alicia Santiago.

Jose enjoyed watching old westerns, NASCAR, and football – especially the Pittsburgh Steelers. He also enjoyed the horse racing at Penn National.

Jose is survived by his son, Jose Rivera; two daughters – Wanda Goss and her husband, Kevin, and Janet Dietz and her husband Michael; six brothers – Angel, Tato, Pauly, Louis, Freddie, and Juan; and four sisters – Carmen, Maria, Nilda, and Antonia.

A viewing will be held on Friday, November 29th from 2-4pm at Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 126 South 9th Street, Lebanon, Pennsylvania. Interment will take place in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. Please share your memories with the family at our online guest book at