Xavier Rivas, affectionately known as "Zay" was born on July 20, 2001 and entered eternal rest on September 2, 2023.
Zay was one the most caring, loving, and joyful people you could meet. He loved making others laugh and his energy was contagious.
When you were with Zay, you knew you were safe and well taken care of.
Zay loved lighting fireworks, which matched his ability to light up the room. Some of his favorite things were his love for sneakers, jewelry, video games, cars, and music.
Although nothing came easy for Zay, he never asked for a hand out; he always made his own lane and overcame and achieved so much in his 22 years. Graduated high school purchased his own car and just recently got his CDL.
Anybody who Knew Zay Knew how passionate he was about his goals and how he never gave up on them or the people he kept close.
Zay leaves to cherish his memories, a host of family, friends, and loved ones who will
Remember him always. Funeral Mass on Monday 9/11/23 in the Boston Basilica of our Lady of Perpetual Help "Mission Church" 1545 Tremont St. Boston MA. 02120. Interment Oak Lawn Cemetery.