Juan Bautista Estrella Diaz, “Juan Pecao”, was born September 4, 1952 in Moca, Dominican Republic; of Providence RI, passed away peacefully Monday, November 9, 2020 at Rhode Island Hospital. Juan Pecao was a pillar in the community and was known for selling fish and seafood for over 34 years. He was known for his sense of humor, his passion for baseball, and love for singing Karaoke whenever he had the opportunity. He was loved by many and will be missed immensely.
He was preceded in death by his parents Erasmo Estrella and Rosa Emilia Estrella Diaz.
He is survived by his children Kevin Richards, Kenia Richards, Lincoln Richards, Joan Hernadez and his youngest late son Jansel Richards. He is also survived by his sisters & brothers: Pura Estrella Guzman, Santiago E. Estrella, Rosa A. Estrella Wallace, William R. Estrella, Erasmo A. Estrella, Olga M. Estrella, Marina M. Estrella, Osvaldo J. Estrella. And, his grandchildren Natalie, Kiam, Devin, Jansel, Jr., Janiah, Lincoln, Jr., Jenzel, Kamari, Ramel, Kendrick, Diuri, Yoan, Sebastian, Ariana and Janelli. As well as host of nieces, nephews and extended friends and families.
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