Javien Junior Ortiz, 5, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 in Syracuse with his loving family by his side.
He was born on July 25, 2011 in Rome a son of Gregory J. and Sasha Ortiz. He was a student at the John Joy Elementary School. He loved Mickey Mouse, riding bikes and especially making everyone smile. He was a member of the Faith Bible Baptist Church.
Javien is survived by his beloved and cherished family, his mother and father, Gregory and Sasha; a brother Jahsiah; grandparents, Deborah and Rick, Elga and Bruce, Lonnie; great- grandmother Sharon M.; aunts, Crystal, Desirae, Miranda and Lisalee; uncles, Idris, Jesse, Richard and Giovanni; great-aunts, Nicky, Missy, Becky, Jenny, Ana, Antonia and Iris; great-uncles, Bobby, Allan, Miguel, Paco, Chan, Junior and Pancho.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Nicole Maxfield, Felipe Negron, Ana On’a, Robert Coffin, Domino’s and anyone else that has put Javien to rest.
Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 3:00 at Faith Bible Baptist Church, 317 W. Embargo St. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call at the Church on Friday afternoon from 2:00 – 3:00 prior to the service.
Funeral services have been entrusted to the Bottini Funeral Home, 120 W. Embargo St.