Miguel Angel Velez

  • Died: November 20, 2018
  • Location: New Haven, Connecticut

Washington Memorial Funeral Home of North Haven

4 Washington Ave
North Haven, CT 06473

Tel. (203) 239-6000

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Brother, Uncle, Cousin and Friend

Message From The Family

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Miguel Angel Velez AKA Michael Velez, 67 of New Haven died peacefully Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Yale New Haven Hospital, St. Raphael Campus with his loving brothers by his side. Michael was born in Utuado, Puerto Rico on October 5, 1951, a beloved son of the late Ramón Velez and the late Josefa Torres. He was a lifelong New Haven resident. Michael worked at the former Harold's Formal Wear of New Haven for many years, and later worked for Community Action Agency, LULAC, Head Start and the Fair Haven Clinic for several more years. He is survived by his two brothers, Dominick Maldonado of Tampa, FL and Rene Velez of New Haven, two nieces, Wanda Velez and Monica Maldonado, two nephews, Anthony and David Velez, and sixteen great nieces and great nephews, Kayla and Jared Norton, Kaiser Rodriguez, Briana, Destiny, José Vasquez, Jr. and "Nawee" Vasquez, Anthony Velez, Jr. and Michael Velez, Jeselyn M. Mont, Julissa Armenio, Angel Antonio Ortiz, Jr., and Jay'Den, Anaya, Naylen and Messiah. He is also survived by many cousins and friends. Michael's family will receive relatives and friends on Friday, November 23rd from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Iglesia Cristiana Estrella Resplandeciente de Jacob, 201 Chapel St., New Haven. A funeral service will take place at the church at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven.The Washington Memorial Funeral Home, 4 Washington Ave., North Haven has been entrusted with arrangements. www.washingtonmemorialfh.com


Condolence & Memory Journal

In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.

Posted by Yolanda Rosario - Hamden, CT - friend   November 23, 2018

We send our Condolences to the Maldonado/ Velez family. Our Prayers are with you. Michael was a wonderful spirit filled with love. May he Rest In Peace SincerelyArmand Tomaselli Keith Davis
TWAT, I'm going to miss you

Posted by Armand Tomaselli - Provincetown, MA   November 22, 2018

The Lord has received another angel in heaven. Michael you will be greatly missed my friend. Rest In Peace... My prayers to the family.

Posted by Vicky Cancel - New Haven, CT - Friend   November 22, 2018

Michael I will miss you. Rest In Peace.

Posted by Angie Gerena - West haven, CT - Friend   November 21, 2018

My deepest condolences to all the family. May he rest in piece

Posted by Mayra Llorens - New Haven, CT - Family Friend   November 21, 2018

My sincerest condolences to the Velez family. Sending prayers of comfort your way. He was always a true friend. Genuinely loving and kind, and I will always be grateful for his friendship.
Lucy Melendez

Posted by Lucy Melendez - East Haven, CT - Friend   November 21, 2018

Nuestra condolencias a la familia. Extrañaremos su hermosa sonrisa y simpatía. Respuestoso y servicial sin impórtale a quien darle una mano. Que descanse en paz amigo.
Marta y Luis Santana

Posted by Marta ,Luis Santana - New Haven, CT - Friend   November 21, 2018

I would like to express my condolences to the family for your loss. May the God who comforts those that mourn sustain you during this difficult time. Isaiah 61:1,2

Posted by Dean    November 21, 2018

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