Danilo Ricardo Cruz II was a beloved son, husband, father, brother, uncle, and friend. He was born in Plantation on July 27, 1993, to his loving parents Danilo and Christine Cruz. Danilo was a kind-hearted and loving person who always had time for his family.
From an early age, it was clear that Danilo had a passion for making others smile. He possessed a unique ability to lighten the mood with his jokes and infectious laughter. His warm personality drew people towards him, and he had an incredible ability to make everyone feel valued and loved.
One of Danilo's greatest joys in life was spending time with his family. He cherished every moment he got to share with them, whether it was going fishing together or enjoying a day at the beach. His love for cooking brought everyone together around the dinner table, where laughter and stories filled the air.
Danilo's proudest accomplishments were undoubtedly his son, Danilo Ricardo Cruz III, his family, and his work. He adored his wife Angie and treasured their marriage. Being a father to his son brought immense happiness into his life, and he dedicated himself to providing love, support, and guidance to help shape a bright future.
In addition to his immediate family, Danilo shared special bonds with his sisters Jennifer Powder and Christina Cruz. Their relationship was filled with sibling love and support that went beyond mere words. His nephews Jordan Powder and Dante Cruz were like little brothers to him, always finding joy in their adventures together. And his niece Isabella Cruz brought an extra dose of sweetness into his life.
Danilo's impact extended beyond just his immediate family. He had deep connections with extended family members as well as numerous friends whom he considered part of his chosen family.
Sadly, Danilo's journey on earth came to an end on August 19th, 2023. His passing has left a void in the hearts of all who knew him. The memories he leaves behind will forever be cherished, serving as a testament to his kind and giving nature.
To honor and celebrate Danilo's life, a visitation will be held Friday, August 25th, 2023, at T. M. Ralph Plantation Funeral Home in Plantation, Florida. The gathering will start at 5:00 PM and continue until 8:00 PM. Family, friends, and all those whose lives have been touched by Danilo are invited to attend the event and pay their respects.
In the midst of our grief, let us remember the joy that Danilo brought into our lives. As we share stories and memories of him, may we find comfort in knowing that his love will forever live on in our hearts.
Danilo Ricardo Cruz II leaves behind a legacy filled with love, laughter, and kindness. He will be deeply missed by his parents, wife, son, sisters, nephews, niece, extended family members, and friends. Let us carry his spirit within us as we navigate the journey ahead.
May his soul rest in eternal peace.