Jose Ernesto Maquilon passed away at his home on Thursday, April 29th, 2021 in the Bronx, New York at age 52. He was born on July 8th, 1968 in Guayaquil, Ecuador to Violeta and Jose A. Maquilon. Jose spent his life dedicated to his business and his family. He obtained his education at Stevenson High School, and then later went on to fulfill a life of business ownership and fatherhood. Jose successfully ran his business, known as JMAC, Cleaning Solutions until his death. During his time here he enjoyed traveling, specifically road trips, and being around his family, and friends. Jose was always the life of any party, brightening up any room he stepped in. He will be deeply missed and remembered for his infectious laugh, outgoing personality and the love he shared for his family, friends and girlfriend of the last 4 years, Rosmery Balbi. Jose Ernesto Maquilon is survived by his children, Sady E. Maquilon, Sasha S. Maquilon, and Julius C. Maquilon from former partner Leisy Jackie Ham, as well as his daughter Amy J. Maquilon from former partner Glenda Patricia Vera; his 5 siblings, Marjorie Katheryn Maquilon, Steve Alan Maquilon, Paulette Narcisa Maquilon, Brigette Michelle Maquilon, and Jamcy Stephen Maquilon; his parents, Violeta Maquilon and Jose A. Maquilon, and his 5 grandchildren, Avante E. Williams, Victor M. Esteban III, Adelle J. Santos, Juliet Maquilon, and Vaniya M. Esteban, as well as a host of cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. The family will be present on Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 from 4-9pm at Ruggiero & Sons. Inc. Funeral Home in Yonkers, NY for the wake. Jose will be laid to rest on Thursday, May 6th, 2021 at 11am in Yonkers, NY at St. Mary’s Cemetery. You may gather at the Funeral Home on Thursday morning at 9am. A Memorial Fundraiser for Jose has been created. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to assist with memorial expenses. If you wish to donate, you may do so by clicking on the red "Donate Now" button below or you can share the Fundraiser by clicking on the Facebook link or clicking on the "Copy this Link" tab to the right of the Fundraiser. We'd like to thank you in advance as it is greatly appreciated.