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Obituary for Erasmo Velez, Jr.


Erasmo Velez, Jr., age 73, passed away on October 28, 2020. He was born September 10, 1947 in Lajas, Puerto Rico to the late Mr. Erasmo Velez, Sr. and the late Mrs. Ana Elsie Seda.

Erasmo enjoyed working, was creative and always tinkering around the house when not watching his favorite TV shows and movies, especially old movies, westerns, detective shows and the news. He began his career in the Cabinetry and Woodworking Industry in Brooklyn New York. He then moved to Passaic, NJ. He worked 15 years in the Window Industry in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. In 2000, he moved to Concord, North Carolina to be close to family, retiring in 2016 from Perdue Farms Incorporated after 15 years of service. He also enjoyed spending time with the family and loved the Lord God Almighty, with all his heart, soul and mind.

A Celebration of Life for Erasmo will be announced at a later date.

Erasmo leaves behind his lifetime partner, Carmen Brooks; daughter, Dannisse Morro & son-in-law, John Morro; grandson, Benjamin Morro & wife, Makesha Morro; great grandson, Isaac Morro, and great granddaughter, Reece Morro.

Cabarrus Funeral, Cremation & Cemetery is serving the Velez family.