Jose Nicolas de la Cruz

Apr 28, 1938 – May 22, 2018


Jose Nicolas de la Cruz


 April 28, 1938 - May 22, 2018

Jose Nicolas de la Cruz, 80, passed away on May 22, 2018 in Federal Way , WA. Jose was born in Barceloneta, PR on April 28, 1938. He is survived by his wife of 51 years Maria Socorro Diaz, and his two children Nick (Bobbi Jo) de la Cruz of Milton, WA and Brenda (Patrick) Kavanaugh of Suwanee, GA; five grandchildren: Nicole, Michael, Philip, Veronica and Aleea Jade.

He served in the US Army, obtained his BBA at the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico. He worked in maritime transportation, for the Puerto Rico Legislative Branch and served in the Trujillo Alto Assembly.

He was a devoted husband and father.  He spent his free time cooking and helping.  He ha a great spirit and loved to make everyone laugh.  He was truly loved and will be missed.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 11:00am, at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 2303 54th Avenue East, Fife, WA. Burial will follow at 2:30pm at Gethsemane Catholic Cemetery, 37600 Pacific Hwy, Federal Way, WA.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) at


Pitusa Montijo
Norristown, PA
Jun 1, 2018

Our prayers with all of the family.

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