Cosme Daniel "Trixie" Irizarry was born in Guayanilla, Puerto Rico on February 19th 1946. He moved to Perth Amboy, New Jersey when he was 8 years old and remained a lifelong resident until he entered a nursing home in Cedar Grove 4 years ago .
He touched so many lives throughout his life and was a kind and giving soul. He was known to many people by different names including Danny, Pucho and Trixie. He was often seen at the local bars on karaoke nights performing Elvis songs. He was a man who helped many people in any way he could.
His loving, caring and giving spirit are carried on in those he leaves behind. He was proud of his family and loved each of us dearly.
He leaves behind his beloved children, Victoria Ann Irizarry Romanienko and her husband Peter of Woodbridge NJ, Michele Lee Gavron and her husband Christopher of South Amboy NJ, Kelly Lynn Irizarry and her boyfriend Joe Capuano of Lakewood Ranch FL, Daniel Anthony Irizarry of Barnegat NJ.
He leaves behind his beloved grandchildren, Kimberly Gavron, Samantha Gavron, CJ Gavron, Preston Romanienko, John Daniel Irizarry and Ava Marie Irizarry.
He leaves behind his two great grandchildren, Brayden and Jai Julian.
He leaves behind his beloved brother Charles "Chuck" Marrero and his wife Kathy of Superior CO, and his beloved sister Dr. Santalynda Marrero and her partner Rayland King of Temecula, CA.
He leaves behind his nieces and nephews, Aleta D"Amato, Alanna Fiehl, Kate Patterson, Sean Marerro and James Marrero-Johnson, and several grand nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by his mother Victoria (nee Irizarry) Marrero and his step-father Santos Marrero. He was predeceased by his father Cosme Martinez.
He left behind many cousins and other loved ones.
He also held regards for, and maintained good friendships with, his former spouse Marijane (nee Huff) Rios and her husband Juan of North Brunswick as well as his former spouse Mary Silvernail and her husband Earl.
If you would like to honor his memory we ask that in lieu of flowers please make a donation to the VOA of America which is an organization that that has a location in Perth Amboy that was truly helpful at different times in his life.
The wake and funeral of Cosme Daniel "Trixie" Irizarry will take place, on a date yet to be announced, in the spring.
Of you would like to honor his memory, please consider donating to this organization.
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