Juan Colon, 48, Special Educator at Pulaski Elementary International School of Chicago; native of Caguas, Puerto Rico; passed away surrounded by love of family Dec. 27, 2016.
Beloved partner of 14 years to Jon Howell; devoted son of Carmen ( Ira ) Myerson and Juan ColÃ"n Sanchez, loving brother of Kamalich ( partner Cary Samourkachian ) ColÃ"n, grandson of Juanita Diaz, nephew of Dory ( Jose Acevedo ) de Jesus and Gloria ( Sandy ) de Jesus, best friend of Angel Lebron and countless others.
Faithful companion of Nena the chocolate lab.
Services are private. For information go to www.juancolon.info .
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Howard Brown www.howardbrown.org or
ARTreach, www.artreachchicago.org .
Arrangements by Cremation Society of Illinois, 773-281-5058 or www.cremation-society.com .