Rev. Guillermo Velazquez, 82 of Perth Amboy, passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Perth Amboy.
Guillermo was born and raised in Arecibo, Puerto Rico and came to Perth Amboy 62 years ago. He was Pastor of Igleisa Pentecostal Cruz del Calvario for many years. He became pastor of the church in 1981, he was a simple man and loved spending time with family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents Nemesio Velazquez and Carmen nee Figueroa.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 55 years to Alejandrina ( nee Irizarry ); beloved father of Wanda Velazquez; Abner Velazquez and his wife Alba Polania and Angie and her husband Bryan Pachini; dear brother of 4 brothers and 5 sisters; adored grandfather of 5 and great ~ grandfather of 2; cherished uncle of many nieces, nephews & cousins.
A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 10 am at Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth amboy. Interment will follow at Alpine Cemetery. Visiting is on Monday from 5 ~ 9 pm.
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