Omar "Gordo" Marroquin, age 25

Lost to gun violence on July 29, 2021 in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

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  • Nickname:
    437 gordo
    437 Bugz
    437 Amor
    437 Tank
  • Number of children:
    447 Wanted children badly but sadly did not get the chance to become a father
  • Personality:
    437 funny caring
    437 Genuine
    437 Kind hearted
    437 Loving
    437 Family oriented
    437 Hard worker
    437 Intelligent
    437 Creative mind always thought outside of the box
    437 Goofball
    437 Affectionate
    437 Passionate
    437 Full of love and life
    437 Loyal
    437 Thoughtful
    437 Compassionate
    437 Good-natured
    437 Gentle giant
    437 Attentive
    437 Romantic
    437 Lovey-Dovey
    437 Warm-hearted
    447 Always put a smile on anyone’s face and had them laughing
    447 Would give the shirt right off of his back
    437 Provider
    437 Magnanimous
    437 Generous
    437 Selfless
    437 Brave
    437 Strong physically and mentally
    437 Lion hearted
    437 Beautiful soul inside and out
    437 Humanitarian
    437 Good Samaritan
    437 Always went above and beyond in anything he did
    437 Melomaniac
    437 Noble
    437 Charismatic
    437 Handsome
    437 Had a smile that could light up a room
    437 Beautiful eyes
    437 You could see the love in his eyes
  • Occupation:
    427 security
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
    397 licoln school , Ac redshaw , Rooselvet elementery, Franklin schools
  • Comments:
    427 we love you so much bro
    427 El amor de mi vida
    427 Dulce amor
    427 Words can describe how much i miss you especially today 😭
    427 My love for you is timeless⌚️♾
    427 I love you and will always love you… I miss you more than ever today 💙🕊
    427 my heart cant believe your gone 😭
    427 I love you so much handsome 🐰🐰💙💙
    427 You are always on my mind my sweet love 💙🏹 I love you always and forever
    427 Happy valentines day 💙🧸🌹you always in my heart
    427 Happy Valentines Day my handsome bear 🐻💐 You are my forever Valentine xoxo 🌹💙🤍🏹
    427 You will always be mine, my Bugz, and I will forever be yours, your Lola 🐰💞🐰 I love you so much
    427 Du bist mein ein und alles, meine liebe 💙🏹
    417 Another month without you gordo
    417 Lucas looks just like you acts like you that makes me more sad🥺😭
    417 you left my heart broken 💙💔 my chunky boy 👦
    417 I think about you everyday and talk about you everyday… I miss you 🥺💙
    417 Mein Schatz 💙💙💙
    387 Te extraño mucho mi amoroso oso ángel 🐻👼🏽💙💐
    377 🥺🎤Dancing in the sky🎶😇
    377 pueden borrar mi memoria pueden borrarme tu historia pero nunca te olvidere 🥺
    367 No one compares to you I miss you so much 🥺💙 You are one of a kind 💎
    367 Happy St. Patty’s day my Leprechaun 🍀🌈
    367 I miss you and everything about you 🥺💙 my good luck charm 🍀 my angel in heaven 👼🏽🤍🏹
    357 My 💙cant acept that your gone I wish all this was a dream that im see ur smile again 🥺
    357 Como quisiera que tu vivieras que tus ojitos jamas se uviera cerrado nunca 💙💙
    357 I miss you so much my sweet angel 👼🏽💙 you are and will always remain as my world 🌎
    357 Amor Eterno 💙😇
    357 I would do anything in this world just to have you by my side again 💔
    357 I would do anything to hold your hand, hug you, kiss you, and see you smile 🥺💙
    357 I miss caressing your face and playing with your beard 🥺💔
    357 I miss kissing you all over your handsome face my love 💙😘💋
    357 I would never forget this ⌚️9:06 am
    357 En esta vida no se pudo corazon 💙🥺
    347 Happy Easter 🐣🐰gordo 💙
    347 Happy Easter My Bugz Bunny🐰💐💙 I love you
    347 I miss you so much you should be here 💔
    347 My heart is heavy without you by my side 🥺💔
    347 Your birthday is coming up and I’m heartbroken you aren’t here to celebrate with us 💔
    347 Happy b-day my gordo
    347 You are going to have the best🥳🎂 in heaven🕊🤗😚you always in our 💙💙
    347 Happy Birthday my sweet heavenly Angel 👼🏽💙 I love you so much 💐
    347 You are such a beautiful soul my love have a blessed birthday 🎂💙💋
    347 I hope you’re having a wonderful 26th Birthday in heaven with God and our families up there🕊💙
    347 I know you are with me still ❤️ heard our wedding song we picked out together
    347 That random car playing our song made my heart smile I know it was a sign from you 🥺💕
    347 I miss you and I love you very much 💙💙💙
    347 I keep hearing your name everywhere I love you 𝐎𝐦𝐚𝐫 💙💙💙
    347 Whos going to give me my 🌹mi gordo bello 👶🏻
    347 Eres y siempre serás mi todo a través de la vida y la muerte, mi dulce amor💙🏹
    347 Echo de menos tu hermosa sonrisa, mi guapo prometido cariñoso 💕💙💕💙💕💙
    347 My sweet 𝐎𝐦𝐚𝐫 💙 My heart yearns for you 🥺🤍🏹 Always will
    342 I miss so much u was the only person that could understand me 🥺
    342 your song come on the ride my chuncky boy i know you always with us 🥹
    337 Omar i miss you 🥹 i feel the pain does parents feel right now i can help to get so emotional
    337 another month without you i will never forget you gordo i miss you beautiful smile
    337 I miss you so much handsome 💙 I cherish all our sweet memories together and always will 💕
    337 I miss you 💕💕💕 I prayed for you and to you in church yesterday night and I pray everyday ❤️
    332 🕊me haces tanta falta
    332 I can’t stop thinking about you
    332 All I do is wonder about you and how things for you are in heaven… I miss you so much
    332 I wish you could come back to be with me again… I love you forever and always
    332 In this exact day 7 years ago you hold my hand for ur niece birth you was a great uncle
    332 I would never forget that day love you so much brother i been thinking alot of u 🥹
    332 theres not a day that your not in my mind always wondering how u doing gordo 🥹
    332 Happy 4th my love 🎇🎆 te amo mucho 💕
    332 July 3rd was the best night of my life with you when you asked me to be yours 💞
    332 I’ll never forget 7/3 with us kissing and hearing fireworks in the background 🥰💞
    332 My romantic man, my fiancé whom I miss dearly 💞 I love you so much
    332 Since that night every time we kissed I always felt fireworks 🎇🎆💞💗 I love you so very much ❤️
    332 When I see the fireworks I’ll be thinking of you and our beautiful memories mi amor ❤️🤍💙
    332 🎶one sweet dream 🎶 this song makes me think more of u 🥹
    327 Today 1 year since you left us
    327 I love you so much life isn’t the same without you I miss you 💔
    327 One year of you being in heaven, I love you my sweet guardian Angel 🐻💙💘🕊
    327 I visited all of our spots today and I knew you were with me reliving our memories in our hearts 🤍
    327 I love you more than words can ever truly explain 💙
    327 The first day we met and went to our spot and fell in love, I will always cherish ❤️
    327 Every time we visited our spot or any spot we always fell more and more in love 💞
    327 You are forever engraved in my heart, my one true sweet love of my life ❤️❤️❤️
    327 8~5~21 Was the last time I saw ur face an i hold ur hand so tight 🥺
    327 All i kept asking u was to wake up an come home with us
    327 Today is your nephew bday he still remembers about ur promise u made him 🥹
    327 We always tell him that u in heaven taking care of him 😇💙💙
    322 i miss you more then ever 😢
    312 Another month my love this day felt so sad 😞
    312 I love when you visit me in my sleep🥰💞My heart smiles so big when I see you
    297 there's not a day i don't think of u 🥹
    292 10/18/2020 is the day you decided to make me forever yours by proposing to me 💍💙
    292 10/18/2020 the day I said yes to being forever yours 🤍
    292 10/18/2020 My Sweet Love, My Forever Fiancé 💍❤️💋 I love you and miss you
    292 I love you forever and always 𝐎𝐦𝐚𝐫 💘💘💘💘💘
    287 𝐎𝐦𝐚𝐫 I miss you so much 💔 I wish we had more time together
    287 But I’m so thankful for the time we had together 🥺 life changing 💞
    287 Can’t wait to see you again in the afterlife my sweet love 💘
    262 Happy Halloween my forever boo 👻🤍🖤
    237 Can’t stop thinking of you 🥺💙 I’ve been smelling your cologne everywhere in my house
    237 One of my favorite scents in the world is your cologne 😌
    237 Whenever I smell your cologne I find myself smiling knowing you’re with me 💞
    237 I love and miss you so much words will never truly be able to explain exactly how much
    212 I keep dreaming of you, you’re always in my thoughts and prayers 🤍
    212 I love you 🤍🤍🤍
    212 omg cuanta falta me haces tus jokes tu risa nada es the same
    187 Thankful for all the love and memories we created together 💙 I miss you and love you so much
    162 Eres el amor de mi vida el destino lo sabia 💙 Te quiero para siempre mi dulce amor 💘💐
    142 Merry Christmas Eve My Sweet Love In Heaven ❤️🤍💚
    142 All I Want For Christmas Is You Baby 🎶💋❤️
    137 Another sad Christmas without you 🥺🎁
    137 Your love I’ll remember forever 🤍🏹
    132 Merry Christmas My Sweet Sugar Cookie 🍪🥛🎅🏻🎄🎁❤️🤍💚
    132 I hope you are celebrating with our families up above and are here with us in spirit down here 🤍
    132 I love you forever and ever My Sweet Love ❤️💋
    132 feliz navidad gordo 🎁🎄i hope u visit us today in our dreams
    77 I want to go back to 2020 the year we met 💔
    77 I miss you so much 🥺💔 I remember our first NYE
    77 Happy new year 🎊🎆 sweety 🐻🧸
    77 Happy New Year My Love 🎆🥺🤍🏹 I miss you and I love you so much
    12 It’s my birthday today and I miss you and I love you so very much my Bugs 💞🤍❤️
    7 i need all the luck 🍀 bro today is very special for me an i need you 😇to be there

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