Eric Cruz, Sr., 70, of Franklin Park, NJ passed away at University Hospital in Newark on May 25th, 2023.

Born in Brooklyn, NY to the late Juan Cruz and Victoria Velez.

Throughout his life he was skilled in construction, carpentry, flooring and cabinetry.

Eric was also predeceased by his sister, Gladys.

Surviving is his son Eric Cruz, Jr. and his wife Tara, his grand-children Alex, Eric Nicholas, Thomas John and Rosina Angelina Cruz and the love of his life for 22 years, Lavenda Beck and her endeared children.

Visitation will begin at 10am and will conclude at noon on Friday, June 2nd, 2023.

A private cremation will follow.


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