Victor Manuel Rivera, age 21, resident of Pascagoula, MS passed away, May 9, 2015 at his father's home. He was born in Guayama, Puerto Rico on July 7, 1993 the son of Rafael Rivera and mother Adalih Bermudez. Victor attended Alternative Training Educational School in Cayey, Puerto Rico and he graduated on October 13, 2011. He was accepted to MGCCC and was to begin training in August 2015 to become a licensed mechanic. Victor spent his working career in Pascagoula, MS as a mechanic with his Papi. He also had a passion for cooking and fishing with his Papi. He loved butting heads with his Papi. He was a natural artist who loved to draw. He loved the color purple, horses, and collecting lighters daily. His famous last words were, "You straight!" Victor is survived by his mother, Adalih Bermudez, his papi, Rafael Rivera, who was his best friend; stepmother, Helen Rivera; brother, Rafael Rivera Bermudez; his sister Chelsea Ana Rivera;stepsister, Mariah Hibbard; stepbrother, Jacob Thomas; Sklyar Besos 7-23-10, and best friend Denise Caban. He touched many people with his love for life and was loved by many. Funeral services for Victor Manuel Rivera will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Iglesia Pentecostal Nuevo Pacto located at 1431 Market Street, Pascagoula, MS. The family of Victor Manuel Rivera have entrusted his care to the professional staff at RICHMOND-AUGUST FUNERAL HOME.