Eric Valentin, a life long resident of the Bronx, New York passed away on April 6th 2020. He was 46 years old. Born in the Bronx to Pablo and Nilda, Eric was one of seven children. He was raised in the south Bronx where he attended Morris High School. Throughout his school years Eric loved to play baseball. He was extremely athletic and loved being around people.
Upon graduating from High School Eric worked various jobs. One of them happened to be at the Bronx Zoo. It was there he would meet the love of his life Erika Ramos. It was love at first sight. The couple dated for 5 years before secretly getting married. It was a match made in Heaven and the couple spent 24 blissful years together. He was always referred to as sunshine by his wife.
Eric loved everything mechanical, fast and furious. He loved working on his show cars. To say he was a Honda guy would be an understatement. He won many trophies at car shows and his Honda Accord was his pride and joy. He also loved to take vacations with his wife Erika. He loved Aruba and taking cruise's.
Eric will be remembered as a funny, strong and loving person. Although he could be stubborn at times he was exceptionally generous. He will be missed by his large family and everyone who knew him.
Eric is survived by his wife; Erika, his parents, Pablo and Nilda Valentin, his siblings, his many nephews and nieces. Eric will be a huge loss and will be missed by all.
A private celebration of Erics life will take place at the Pelham Funeral Home. Interment will also be private at St Raymonds cemetery. For more information or to leave a condolence please visit pelhamfuneral.com