March 19, 1991 – March 25, 2018
To know him was to instantly love him. Alexander Noy was born in New Jersey on March 19, 1991, son of Blanca and Nestor Noy and brother to Jennifer and Jacqueline. He was always a loving and noble son, incredible brother, loving nephew, affectionate grandson, cherished uncle, beloved cousin, faithful friend, respected Army Sergeant, but most importantly he was an exemplary father to Ethan Nestor Noy.
While living in NJ Alexander attended Union Public Schools, until moving to Orlando, Florida in 2006 to finish High School and attend Valencia Community College.
Alexander or “Alex” as he was affectionately called, was a man of many talents. He played Soccer, enjoyed skateboarding, snowboarding, hiking mountains, fishing, bowling, lifting, mini golf, drawing, playing guitar, piano, and even sang in a band “Exit 139”.
In 2012, Alexander enlisted in the US Army and worked as Geospatial Engineer. A true leader at heart he was promoted to Sergeant and served in Afghanistan in 2017. SGT Alexander Noy’s awards and decorations included: Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, The national Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, the Global War on terrorism Service Medal, the Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development Medal, Army Service ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal. He was awarded the Space Badge, the Parachutist Badge and Air Assault Badge.
Amongst all Alexander’s achievements, his most notable was being a devoted father to his 6 yr old son Ethan Nestor Noy. Alex lived for Ethan and felt that being a father was the best thing in the world and was completely dedicated to his son. They enjoyed many activities together, including karate, music, video games, fishing, mini golf, exploring the outdoors, working out, playing soldiers, to name a few. Ethan completely idolizes his father.
Alexander was full of life, a child at heart; he was always up for a good laugh and is most notably remembered for his infectious smile, sarcasm, and practical jokes. Alex lived for his family, and shared a unbreakable bond with each of them especially his mother, sisters and son. Alex was truly one of a kind, and will never be replaced in our hearts and memories.
Conocerlo era amarlo instantáneamente. Alexander Noy nació en Nueva Jersey el 19 de marzo de 1991, hijo de Blanca y Nestor Noy y hermano de Jennifer y Jacqueline. Siempre fue un hijo cariñoso y noble, hermano increíble, sobrino cariñoso, nieto cariñoso, tío querido, primo querido, amigo fiel, sargento del ejército respetado, pero lo más importante fue que fue un padre ejemplar para Ethan Nestor Noy. Mientras vivía en Nueva Jersey, Alexander asistió a las Escuelas Públicas de la Unión, hasta que se mudó a Orlando, Florida en 2006 para terminar la escuela secundaria y asistir a Valencia Community College. Alexander o "Alex", como le llamaban cariñosamente, era un hombre de muchos talentos. Jugó fútbol, disfrutó del skateboarding, snowboard, senderismo montañas, pesca, bolos, levantamiento, mini golf, dibujo, tocar la guitarra, piano e incluso cantó en la banda "Exit 139".
En 2012, Alexander se firmo para server el ejercito “Army”, Y trabajó como ingeniero geoespacial. Un verdadero líder de corazón fue ascendido a sargento y sirvió en Afganistán en 2017. Los premios y condecoraciones de SGT Alexander Noy incluyen: Medalla de encomio de servicio conjunto, Medalla de logro del ejército, Medalla de buena conducta del ejército, Medalla de servicio de defensa nacional, Medalla de campaña de Afganistán, Medalla de Servicio de la Guerra Global contra el Terrorismo, Medalla de Desarrollo Profesional para Oficiales No Comisionados, Cinta del Servicio del Ejército, Cinta de Servicio en el Extranjero, Medalla de la NATO. Fue galardonado con la Insignia Espacial, la Insignia de Paracaidista y la Insignia de Asalto Aéreo.
Entre todos los logros de Alexander, su más notable fue ser un padre dedicado a su hijo de 6 años, Ethan Nestor Noy. Alex vivía para Ethan y sentía que ser padre era lo mejor del mundo y estaba completamente dedicado a su hijo. Disfrutaron de muchas actividades en conjunto, incluyendo karate, música, videojuegos, pesca, mini golf, explorar el aire libre, hacer ejercicio, jugar a los soldados, por nombrar algunos. Para Ethan su papa es su idolo.
Alexander estaba lleno de vida, un niño en corazón, siempre estaba dispuesto a reírse y es recordado por su sonrisa contagiosa, sarcasmo y bromas. Alex vivía por su familia y compartía un vínculo inquebrantable con cada uno de ellos, especialmente con su madre, sus hermanas y su hijo. Como Alex no hay ninguno y jamas será reemplazado en nuestros corazones y memorias.
- Visitation Thursday, April 5, 2018
- Funeral Mass Friday, April 6, 2018
- Committal Service Friday, April 6, 2018
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April 4, 2018
There are so many great memories about my nephew that they would not fit here I do want to say he was like my own son I was very proud of him for the type of person he turned out to be. Very loving caring and funny but most of all the wonderful father he was to his grandmother Maria Reyes he was the world to her I still remember having to go out to buy his favorite candies that she used to send him where ever he was station in the Army we will always love you and keep you in our hearts Alex ❤❤
April 2, 2018
Alex always talked about his son Ethan and how much he loved him. He said he wanted to make him proud and there was nothing in the world he wouldn't do for his son.
It was always a blast being around him. He was extremely smart and his witty comments always brought a smile to everyone's faces. Going over on the weekends, after a long work week, we all enjoyed some refreshments and sang along to YouTube videos. He would sing his heart out, dance and play his guitar. Always saying how he wanted to be with his son more.
After he deployed, we both went our separate ways and contact became minimum. Life happens I guess. But while Alex was in Afghanistan he told me he was going to focus on getting Ethan back and doing what was right for him.
Hopefully Ethan will always know his father thought the world of him and wanted the best...
I will continue praying for Alex's family and hope we can all find some type of closure eventually and know what exactly happened that night...
We all love you Alex and are very sadden by this... Take it easy brother and keep watch over Ethan and the rest of your loving family.
March 31, 2018
Alex was my very first friend in the US, met him in 5th grade and while he struggled with his Spanish, that didn't stop him from helping me, and making my first year in school in a different country a whole lot easier and more comfortable. He invited me to his birthday party, I didn't even think he considered me that way. All my memories of starting to play guitar are with him, jamming along to Metallica. I have always been thankful of him, because it really meant a lot to me the way he treated me when I first walked into Central Five. He didn't have to help me, but he went out of his way to help me. While we had lost contact in recent years, I've always thought of him, and will forever remember him as one of my closest friends, such a big heart, just an awesome and talented guy. So glad to have been able to meet him and been part of his life. May he rest in peace, from the bottom of my heart, my most sincere condolences to all of his friends and family.