Carmelo (“Melo”) Ayala Jr. passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019. He was 50 years old. Born in Jersey City, NJ on December 14, 1968 to Carmelo & Betzaida ("Betty") Ayala. He married Jennifer Lopez on February 14, 1998 and had two wonderful children: Carmelo Abraham (“Abe”) and his princess, Ana Maria Ayala. He loved his children dearly; they were the loves of his life.
He is survived by his parents, Carmelo & Betty Ayala, and his loving family:
- His wife, Jennifer & his children, Abe & Ana
- Big Sister & Big Bro: Jackie & Frankie Gonzalez
- Sister & Husband: Ruthie “Gigi” & David Dones
- Brother: Isaac Ayala.
- Oldest Niece & Family: Ruthy & David Rosa & their children: Amaris, David III & “baby in oven”