Angel Velazquez, 61, died Monday, November 28, 2022 at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford. He was the former husband of the late Elizabeth Talavera.
Born in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, the son of the late Amelio Velazquez and Genovefa Nieves, he lived in New Bedford for most of his life.
Angel enjoyed playing scratch tickets and going to the casino. He especially loved spending time with his family.
Survivors include three brothers, Eliezer, Alfredo, and Jorge Velazquez; two sisters, Blanca and Aracelis Velazquez; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Angel was predeceased by his brother, Misael Velazquez.
Private arrangements are with Machnowski Funeral Home, 472 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford. Burial will be in Puerto Rico.
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