GREENFIELD - Juan Gabriel Perez, known to his family and friends as Gaby, 31, of Forbes Court passed away on Tuesday (5-21-13) at Hartford Hospital in Hartford, CT.
He was born in Hartford, CT, the son of Juan and Flor (Lara) Perez. Juan attended local schools in Greenfield and was a graduate of Greenfield High School, Class of 2000.
He enjoyed listening to music and drawing.
He was a loving and caring father, uncle, son and brother. Gaby especially loved to spend time with his daughter. He was very much liked by others, who felt drawn to him because of his special character and nature. Gaby always wanted to do something special for others and his media family honored his request to be a LifeChoice organ donor.
Among his survivors, Juan leaves his mother, Flor Perez; his girlfriend of 15 years, Flor Vega, and their daughter, Hennessey E. Perez, all of Greenfield; a brother, Joseph E. Perez of Turners Falls; two nephews, Marcanthony G. Perez of Belchertown and Antoine J. Torres of Greenfield, and many extended family members.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 28, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Kostanski Funeral Home, 220 Federal St., Greenfield. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
Sympathy message available at: www.kostanskifuneralhome.com