BOARDMAN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Enrique F. Ayala, 72, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 25, 2022.  

Enrique was born September 1, 1949, in Caguas, Puerto Rico, the son of Manuel F. and Alexandria DeJesus Ayala.

Enrique will be remembered lovingly by his sister, Crucita Maisonet of Youngstown and loving nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, Enrique was preceded in death by four sisters, Juanita Flores, Maria Magdalene Flores, Carmen Iris Flores and Lydia DeJesus and a brother, Jose Manuel Flores.  

Private graveside services were held for the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Rossi Brothers and Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Avenue in Boardman.  

Family and friends are encouraged to offer prayers for the family and support via phone call, text, email or may visit the Book of Memories at

A television tribute will air Wednesday, August 10, at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.