Juan Antonio Maldonado
June 24, 1956 - March 6, 2018
Juan Antonio Maldonado, age 61, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 6, 2018.
Born in New York, NY on June 24, 1956, he was a son of the late Antonio and Laura (Diaz) Maldonado. Juan dedicated his career as a medical claims processor with Delaware Claims Processing in Wilmington, DE.
He had a loving and funny free spirit and enjoyed traveling. Juan was intelligent and a jack of all trades. Above all he will be remembered as a devoted husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, and dear friend.
In addition to his parents, Juan was preceded in death by his wife, Nelly Y. (Troche) Maldonado; and sister, Maria Maldonado. He is survived by his children, John Maldonado (Tatiana) of New Castle, Chereis Zapatero (Gilbert) of Carnegie, PA and Jacquelyn Ramos (Juan) of Wilmington; brother, Luis Torres; sister, Nydia Maldonado; grandchildren, Joshua, John, Anastacia, Isabella, Natalia, Gabriella, Shiana, Brandon, Mariya, Antonio, Elijah and Lorenzo; step grandchildren, Juan III and Noel; and great grandchildren, Lily and Gabriel.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9:30 am until 10:30 am on Friday, March 9, 2018 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 10:30 am. Interment will be held privately.