Herminia Guaquinchay (nee: Mercado) passed away on April 15, 2014, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa, Florida. Herminia was born on April 25, 1936, in Quebradillas, Puerto Rico. She later married Ramon Perez Ramos, who pre-deceased her on June 28, 1969. On December 26, 1972, Herminia married Felix Guaquinchay in Union City, New Jersey. Before moving to Tampa, Florida in 1995, Herminia and her family lived in Hoboken, New Jersey for many years. Herminia has left behind her loving husband Felix of Tampa, Florida and nine children: Armando Perez of Union City, N.J., Luis Perez of Philadelphia, P.A., Julia Serrano of Philadelphia, P.A., Mayra Ayala of Parlin, N.J., Diana Perez of Tampa, F.L., Wanda McColgan of East Hanover, N.J., Maritza Ramos of Hoboken, N.J., Angelica Martinez of Union City, N.J., and Mercedes Guaquinchay of Tampa, F.L. Herminia has also left twenty-nine grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. Viewing will be at Gonzalez Funeral Home on Friday., April 18th from 7pm to 10pm with Funeral Service on Sat. April 19th at 3pm; burial to follow at Garden of Memories.