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Juan Acevedo Natal

April 7, 1937 ~ April 24, 2022 (age 85)

Obituary

Juan Acevedo Natal, 85, of Bailey, NC passed away Sunday, April 24, 2022, at his residence. Born on April 7, 1937 in Aguadilla, PR a son of the late Simeon Acevedo and Maria Natal.

Juan grew up in Puerto Rico and moved to New York in his mid twenties. Mr. Acevedo worked as a foreman supervisor in a shoe-making factory for several years. The business was sold off and he went into healthcare. He worked as a medical supply overseer for over twenty years and retired from Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Bronx, NY. In his later years, he eventually moved from Waterford, CT to Bailey, NC due to his health. Juan became familiarized with NC’s southern cooking, beautiful sunsets, and also, Bailey’s gnats. Mr. Acevedo had many varied interests. He was a skilled fisherman, enjoyed playing dominos with his close friends, and spending time with his family. He will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him.

Survivors include his sons, Wilson Acevedo and wife Jocelyn of Long Island, NY; Giovanni Acevedo of Waterford, CT; Dwight Acevedo of St. Marys, GA; stepson, Billy Amaro and wife Jackie of Bronx, NY; daughters, Nancy Collado and husband Abel of Bailey, NC; Nelly Figueroa and husband Jose of Sims, NC; Margarita Acevedo and husband Manuel of Hillard, FL; stepdaughter, Maria Amaro and husband Radames of New London, CT; brothers, Porfidio Acevedo of Tampa, FL; Angel Acevedo of New York, NY; sister, Nereida Acevedo of New York, NY; thirteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren along with many extended
family and friends.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Acevedo is pre-deceased by his brothers, Luis, Francisco and Angel Acevedo.

The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff of Hospice of Wilson Medical Center for the compassionate care they provided.

A virtual funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday April 27, 2022 with elder Arnaldo Gomez officiating. You may access the service through the link below directing you to our Facebook Livestreaming. Arrangements are in the care of Providence Funeral & Cremation Service 519 Broad St. W. Wilson, NC 27893. Phone: (252) 674-1553.


Juan Acevedo Natal, de 85 años, de Bailey, NC, falleció el domingo 24 de abril de 2022 en su residencia. Nació el 7 de abril de 1937 en Aguadilla, PR hijo de Simeón Acevedo y María Natal.

Juan creció en Puerto Rico y se mudó a Nueva York a mediados de sus veinte años. El señor Acevedo trabajó como supervisor en una fábrica de calzado por varios años. El negocio fue vendido y el entro en el campo médico. Trabajó como supervisor de suministros médicos durante más de veinte años y se retiró del Hospital Lincoln Memorial en Bronx,
NY. En sus últimos años, se mudó de Waterford, CT a Bailey, NC debido a su salud. Juan se familiarizó con la comida sureña de Carolina del Norte, las hermosas puestas de sol y también los mosquitos de Bailey. Señor Acevedo tenía muchos intereses. Era un hábil pescador, disfrutaba jugar dominós con sus amigos, y pasar tiempo con su familia. Será
extrañado mucho por todos los que lo conocieron y lo amaron.

Los sobrevivientes incluyen a sus hijos, Wilson Acevedo y su esposa Jocelyn de Long Island, NY; Giovanni Acevedo de Waterford, CT; Dwight Acevedo de St. Marys, GA; hijastro, Billy Amaro y su esposa Jackie del Bronx, NY; hijas, Nancy Collado y esposo Abel de Bailey, NC; Nelly Figueroa y esposo Jose de Sims, NC; Margarita Acevedo y su esposo Manuel de Hillard, FL; hijastra, María Amaro y esposo Radamés de New London, CT; hermanos, Porfidio Acevedo de Tampa, FL; Angel Acevedo de Nueva York, NY; hermana, Nereida Acevedo de Nueva York, NY; trece nietos y cinco bisnietos junto con muchos extendidos familiares y amigos.

Además de sus padres, el señor Acevedo es precedido en la muerte por sus hermanos, Luis, Francisco y Ángel Acevedo.

La familia desea dar un agradecimiento especial al personal de Hospice of Wilson Medical Center por la atención
compasiva que brindaron.

Se llevará a cabo una ceremonia fúnebre virtual a las 2:00 P.M. el miércoles 27 de abril de 2022 con el Anciano Arnaldo Gómez oficiando. Puede acceder al servicio a través del siguiente enlace que lo dirige a nuestra transmisión en vivo de Facebook. Los arreglos están al cuidado de Providence Funeral & Cremation Service 519 Broad St. W. Wilson, NC 27893. Teléfono: (252) 674-1553. 

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Services

Funeral Service
Wednesday
April 27, 2022

2:00 PM

Video is available for this event


Please note
The live streaming will start a few minutes before the service time.
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