Cover photo for Milton Velázquez Sr.'s Obituary
Milton Velázquez Sr. Profile Photo
1946 Milton 2024

Milton Velázquez Sr.

July 4, 1946 — March 12, 2024

Lorain

Milton Velázquez Sr., age 77, of Lorain, died Tuesday, March 12, 2024, at his home while under the care of hospice.

Born July 4, 1946, in Ponce, Puerto Rico, he moved to Lorain in 1968.  Milton retired from Ford Motor Company in 1998, working in the paint and body department for 30 years.

He was a member of Iglesia De Dios Pentecostal M.I. Ebenezer in Lorain and the United Auto Workers Union Local 425.  In the early to mid-90s, he was a radio personality on his programming show “Mundo Musical” on WNZN 89.1 FM: La Onda Cultural Latina.  

Milton enjoyed gardening, playing pool, listening to music, riding his motorcycle, and being active in his church.

Milton is survived by his sons, Milton Velázquez Jr., and Nicky Velázquez; daughters Jeannette (Tony) Brown and Windy Velázquez; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; brothers Israel Velázquez and Heriberto Velázquez; and sister Gladys Velázquez.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elba Velázquez, in 2020; parents, Angelino Velázquez and Gertrudis Madera; brothers, Raúl Velázquez Sr., Florentino, Ramon, Euripides, Angel, Porfirio, Andy, and José Velázquez; sister, Maria Elis Velázquez, and Anna Ramos.

The family will receive friends on Friday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Iglesia De Dios Pentecostal M.I. Ebenezer, 1676 E 36th St, Lorain, where funeral services will be on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.  Burial followed at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst.  
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Milton Velázquez Sr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, March 15, 2024

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Iglesia De Dios Pentecostal M.I. Ebenezer

1676 E 36th Street, Lorain, OH 44055

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, March 16, 2024

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Iglesia De Dios Pentecostal M.I. Ebenezer

1676 E 36th Street, Lorain, OH 44055

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Saturday, March 16, 2024

Ridge Hill Memorial Park

44805 N Ridge Rd, Amherst, OH 44001

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 256

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree