Guadalupe Rivera Marín, daughter of the painter Diego Rivera, died at the age of 98

The dawn of this sunday, The lawyer, politician and academic Guadalupe Rivera Marín, daughter of the painter Diego Rivera, passed awayto the 98 years old.

“The news that is already circulating on social networks was released by his eldest son the engineeror Juan Pablo Gómez Morín Rivera, through a message: Dear friends: today at 4:00 a.m. my mother passed away, “he reported.

According to his words, Juan Pablo assured that his mother died asleep and in peace.

“She died asleep and in peace. Diego (López Rivera, her second son) and I are hurt, but comforted. She already wanted to rest. A well-deserved rest, because, as he said several times, In life, he did everything he wanted and even more, “explained Gómez Morín Rivera.

Guadalupe Rivera Marin was born in 1924 in Mexico City, and it was the first daughter conceived by celebrated muralist Diego Rivera with his second wife, Guadalupe “Lupe” Marín.

He completed the race of Public Administration at UNAM, and obtained a doctorate in Law in the same institution, was a member of PRI since 1960, holding various public positions.

She was also the author of books like The labor marketLand ownership in Mexico, One river, two Riverasamong others.

Before the loss, different characters and government instances shared emotional farewell messages on social networks.

His remains will be veiled at the J. García López funeral home of Saint Jerome from 9:00 p.m.