Nelson J. Velazquez, 39, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, April 24, 2019. He was born Feb. 6, 1980, in Ponce, Puerto Rico, to Milagros Nieves and Nelson Velazquez.
Nelson graduated from the Dr. Pila Ponce High School in Puerto Rico. In addition to having a career at the Shipyard, Nelson was a car detailer and roofer. He loved basketball, singing, cracking jokes and spending time with his family.
Nelson leaves to cherish his memory, his love, Yaitza Vargas; daughters, Yainel Velazquez and Yaineliz Velazquez; parents, Milagros Nieves and Nelson Velazquez; sister, Milanell Rosado; brother, Johnadab J. Velazquez; grandparents, Zoraida Cruz and Obdulia Pagan; eight aunts and three uncles; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from noon to 8 p.m., Sunday, April 28, at
Beach Funeral & Cremation Services, 4456 Bonney Road, Virginia Beach.
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