Jorge G. Velez-Ayala

Service Scheduled for: Saturday, May. 11 11:00 AM
Died: May. 5, 2024
Jorge G. Velez-Ayala, 73, of Pottstown, PA, husband of the late of Ileana Gandia, died Sunday May 5, 2024, at the home of his son in Pottstown.

Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, he was a son of the late Jorge Velez and the late Carmen Ayala-Velez. Jorge was employed by the former Penco Manufacturing as an iron worker. While in Puerto Rico, he would travel around selling clothing. He had a deep love for Pottstown, and could be found at most of the clubs in town where he was an accomplished pool player and liked to play Texas Holdem.

He would do anything for his children and family. He was a great father and grandfather.

Surviving are three sons, Jorge Velez Jr.; Roberto Velez, and Daniel Velez all of Pottstown. Brothers, Enrique Velez Ayala; David Velez Ayala; sisters, Luz Nilda Velez Ayala; Yolanda Velez Ayala; and Pricila Velez Ayala. Five Grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He was predeceased by one sister, Eugenia Velez Ayala.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am on Saturday, May 11, 2024 at Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, 359 King St., Pottstown. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Pottstown. There will be a viewing from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Saturday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.

The services will start at the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory.