Manuel Rafael Baez, 73 of Brooklyn, New York formally of Perth Amboy, passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Brooklyn, New York.
Manuel was born and raised in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and came to Perth Amboy in 1966 and then to Brooklyn, New York 30 years ago. He was employed by Mercy First School, Long Island for 15 years as a Facilities Technician.
He is preceded in death by his loving parents Manuel and Awildelinda Baez.
He is survived by the mothers of his children Luz Maria Morales and Maria Cristina Perez; loving father of Jacqueline Baez and her husband Ramon "Monchy" Hernandez, Aristides R. , Alexi and Miguel Baez; dear brother of Hector, Angel, Wasko, Pedro and Salome Baez; adored grandfather of Christopher Baez and Leland Hernandez and a great-granddaughter, Gennesse Baez; cherished uncle of many nieces, nephews and cousins.
We will begin to leave on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 2:45 pm from the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy. Interment at Alpine Cemetery. Visiting is on Wednesday from 1 ~ 2:30 pm.