Yaniel Omar Maldonado Marrero, 12 years old of New Haven passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Yale-New Haven Hospital with his loving family by his side. Yaniel was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico on October 26, 2007, the beloved son of Pablp Maldonado and Miliana Marrero of New Haven, and had resided in New Haven his entire life. He was a seventh grade student at East Rock Magnet School. Yaniel is also survived by his sister, Omairys Maldonado of New Haven, his maternal grandparents Mildred Ortiz of North Carolina and Pedro Marrero of Lajas, Puerto Rico, his paternal grandparents Maritza Colón and Josue Maldonado of Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico, and many loving aunts, uncles cousins and friends. Yaniel's family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday, February 25th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. A funeral service will take place at the funeral home on Wednesday, February 26th at 10:00 a.m., the Reverend Joél Díaz officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven. www.washingtonmmorialfh.com
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