Hector Acevedo

Obituary of Hector Manuel Acevedo

With everyone’s health and NY regulations in mind, the number of visitors must be monitored. Mourners will be asked to be patient and must prepare to wait outside the building. Visitors will be cycled through while practicing social distancing so that all may have the chance to pay their respects. Please remember, the sick, elderly and those with compromised health, should avoid public settings. On Friday, November 6, 2020, Hector Manuel Acevedo passed away at the age of 87. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Hector was born March 26, 1933 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He fathered 3 children: Nilsa, Carmen Dalia, and Alba Iris. Later, he met his wife Angela. They had 4 children together: Hector Manuel Jr, Jose Luis, Carmen Lydia, and Maria De Los Angeles. In 1971, he moved from Puerto Rico to New York City. He found a job with the Parks Department and sent for his wife and their children. Hector was a big family man and social butterfly. During his free time, he enjoyed horse racing, dominos, and music. He also liked going to the nearby casinos on the weekend. He loved exploring all that NYC had to offer. He enjoyed taking his family to the Bronx Zoo, Coney Island, and many other tourist attractions. He was loved by his family and friends alike. Hector is known for his infectious smile, generous heart, and positive spirit. Hector is preceded in death by his loving mother and daughter Maria. He is survived by his wife Angela, six of his children, and his grandchildren. Viewing will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 4:00 - 8:00 P.M. in Farenga Bros. Funeral Home, 920 Allerton Avenue, Bronx, NY 10469


4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Farenga Bros Funeral Home
920 Allerton Avenue
Bronx , New York, United States
(718) 654-0500
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