Holwis “Louie” D. Vazquez, Jr. passed away in Orange Park, FL on May 28, 2019 peacefully in his sleep after a long illness at the age of 75.
Louie was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on July 12, 1943.
He had an B.A. in Fine Arts and an M.A. in Art History from the college of New York. He served in the United States Navy. He also was a high school teacher in Florida for over 25 years.
He loved his family, art, music, dancing, playing guitar and traveling the world.
He leaves behind two sisters, Lydia and Milly; two children, William and Marcy; three grandchildren as well as other family and friends.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. following a visitation at 10:00 a.m. at Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, FL 32073,(904) 264-1233. Interment with military honors will follow the funeral service at 12:30 p.m. at Jacksonville National Cemetery, 4083 Lannie Road, Jacksonville, FL 32218.