OBITUARY

Gil Percy Reyes

September 13, 1952July 8, 2014
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Gil P. Reyes, 61, of Winter Haven, passed away on July 8, 2014 due to cancer. He was born in Agat, Guam. He retired as a Fire Chief after 25 years of service with the Guam Fire Department. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Winter Haven where he was active in many spiritual ministries.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Francisca, father, Ignacio, brothers, Rudy and Ivan, and brother-in-law, Greg Babauta. He is survived by his wife, Christine Gyulavics-Reyes, a son, Graig Reyes (Tammy), three daughters, Leanna Reyes, Lydia Reyes, and Iva Reyes, five sisters, Julia Baza (Pete), MaryAnn Babauta, Lynn Rivera (Raymond), Susie “Lucille” Reyes, and Jennifer Reyes, three brothers, Albert Reyes (Veronica, Anthony Reyes (Annie), and Andy Reyes, sister-in-law, Mona Reyes, and five grandchildren, Colleen, Kayleen, Graig Anthony, Yenia, and Tasi.

A visitation will be held on Monday, July 14th, from 9-11:30, with a mass following at 12, both will be held at the main sanctuary at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Winter Haven. Following the services, he will be cremated and laid to rest on Guam.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Good Shepherd Hospice.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, July 14, 2014
  • Mass Monday, July 14, 2014
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Yvonne Cruz

July 15, 2014

Andy and Family,

I send you my condolences. I will keep all of you in my thoughts and prayers. I wish all of you comfort and peace in your time of mourning. May he Rest in Peace. God bless all of you.

Yvonne Martinez Cruz, Jon & Cheryl, Jay Andrew & Jose

Laura Rios

July 14, 2014

I love you my cousin. We will miss you so much, especially those gatherings at boys house in spanaway and in front on off your mom's house. Until we meet again.

Laura Rios

July 14, 2014

I love you my cousin. We will miss you so much, especially those gatherings at boys house in spanaway and in front on off your mom's house. Until we meet again.

yvette marie salas

July 14, 2014

REST IN PARADISE MY NINO. I am so saddened to hear of your passing. there are no other words to express my feelings knowing that you're gone.you're the greatest nino anyone could have.I am truely blessed to be one to call you nino.spread your wings and fly with the angels for now you are not suffering from any pain.you will always be remembered and live forever in our hearts.to my god brother greg & family, god sisters and nina and all the family my love,thoughts and prayers are with you all for the passing of a very humble man.
with great sympathy.
yvette Marie salas

July 14, 2014

Our Condolences to the families of the late Gil Reyes

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Mike Uncangco

July 14, 2014

Chris & Family

My deepest condolences to you and your entire family for the passing of your beloved husband and father.

Gil, will always and forever be in the memories of the personnel of the Guam Fire Department, especially those that had the opportunity to work with and for him. Personally, not only did we worked together, but he was a dear friend and brother who was always willing to listen and provide support and assistance when needed.

My family and I, extend our deepest sympathies, offer our prayers to you and your family and ask the Lord to give you, Strength, Peace & Comfort.

"GIL, ADIOS AMIGO HU, ADIOS CHELU HU"

Romeo Palma

July 13, 2014

Chelu, Thank you for being a big brother, mentor, and my friend while growing up in Agat. I still have so many fond memories of what you have taught myself and your brother Andy. Thank you for your service to this country and to our island of Guam. To the Reyes family, my prayers and condolences to the whole family. May the perpetual light shine upon Gil and may he rest in peace. God bless all of you always.

July 13, 2014

Adios, my primo si Yuos un benendisi ya si Yuos gachong mu esta Pago.
Ginen I chelu mu as Peling yan Loddy Joey Jeff

Hagat Guam

July 13, 2014

Uncle Gil will always be remembered. I offer my heart and prayers during this time of mourning...May you rest in peace Ti`hu. Familian Orong (Agat-Afghanistan)

Familian Kanana'

July 13, 2014

May the angels come to greet you and lead you to paradise. To the families of primo Gil - our condolences to you on the loss of your husband, father, grandfather, brother, Godfather and uncle. Prayers being said for all of you for strength as you go through these next few days, and especially on his final visitation.