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Orlando T. Cruz

April 25, 1989 ~ September 29, 2018 (age 29)

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Southwick - Our beloved Orlando T. Cruz passed away tragically September 29, 2018. Orlando was born April 25, 1989 in Springfield to Coralie Velez and Orlando Cruz. He grew up in Westfield and Springfield, and had recently moved to Southwick. He was a hard working man who loved to spend time working on his Jeep. Orlando had a great sense of humor. He was very good at impersonations and could always put a smile on your face. Orlando is survived by his beloved daughter Tianna Marie Cruz of Holyoke; his mother Coralie Velez; his father Orlando Cruz and his wife Kelly; his brothers Joseph Vera, Anthony Vera, Michael Velez, Joseph Cruz; his sisters Destiny Velez and Yesenia Cruz; and his grandmothers Gedalia Aviles and Aida Cruz. He was also a cherished nephew to Etanislao Velez, Gedalia Velez, Claudine Aviles and Natali Adams. He will be dearly missed by his nephews, nieces, cousins, friends, and who all who knew Orlando. Orlando tragically passed away with his girlfriend Sarah M. Phelps. Calling hours will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 3:00PM-6:00PM at WESTFIELD FUNERAL HOME, 4 Princeton Street in Westfield. Please visit for Orlando’s memorial page.

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October 6, 2018

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Westfield Funeral Home and Cremation
4 Princeton St
Westfield, MA 01085

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